The jail director says Michelle Warnick was arrested Friday when she arrived for work.
The Yakima Herald-Republic reported that sheriff's detectives and Drug Enforcement Administration agents raided her Yakima home Friday and arrested her boyfriend, Bradley Marvin, and seized 117 marijuana plants. Warnick and Marvin appeared before a federal magistrate and were ordered held without bail for another hearing Wednesday.
Court documents say Warnick is a medical marijuana provider and Marvin is a patient.
The nurse came to the attention of investigators after her 9-year-old daughter was taken to an emergency room after unknowingly eating a marijuana brownie and feeling dizzy.
More Northwest Headlines
Chilling details about Roseburg shooting emerging Oregon pastor’s sermon: ‘This was an attack on all of us’ Roseburg sheriff says college gunman committed suicide Shooter’s dad says he had no idea his son had guns Viral disease kills deer in Idaho, Washington Trump defends 2nd Amendment following Oregon shootings Drought destroys Whidbey Island farmer’s pumpkin patch Man accused of assaulting victim, stealing his pants
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.