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Report: Fayetteville soldier overdosed on narcotics with 4-year-old in backseat of car

Posted July 30
Updated July 31

— Fayetteville firefighters on Friday evening rescued a 4-year-old girl from a hot car after her stepfather overdosed on narcotics.

According to officers with the Fayetteville Police Department, Fort Bragg soldier Jessie Andrew Davis used undisclosed narcotics before losing consciousness in a Walgreens parking lot on Skibo Road.

The girl was examined by EMS workers at the scene.

Davis, 25, was charged with misdemeanor child abuse and misdemeanor contributing to the delinquency of a minor, according to an arrest warrant.


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  • Pam Price Jul 31, 4:43 p.m.
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  • Linda Tally Jul 30, 10:54 p.m.
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    I suppose the EMS workers had to rescue this louse, too. Pity. Wish they could have safely removed the child, done the paperwork on the stepfather, and then just left him in the hot car. For days.