At approximately 4:00 AM Deputies located Simpson seated in a wooded area approximately 225 feet from the residence. As Deputies approached Simpson they observed her to be holding (child's name redacted). They further observed (child) to be unresponsive and covered in blood. Deputies attempted to communicate with Simpson, asking her several times what happened. Simpson was conscious and appeared alert but did not respond. Deputies were able to identify at least one lacerated injury crossing (the child's) throat and immediately took (the child) from Simpson for the purpose of emergency medical attention. Simpson also had what appeared to be a lacerated wound on her neck and was escorted to the roadway for medical attention.Police then searched the trailer and found no signs of break-in or struggle. They did find two metal spoons and a small baggie containing heroin residue in Simpson's bedroom.
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