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Broward County parents arrested for the death of their 1-year-old son

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BROWARD COUNTY, FL– The parents of a deceased one-year-old child have been arrested in connection with the child’s death.
Authorities say on September 24, 2022, they responded to 218 S.W. Third St. in reference to a medical emergency involving a child.
When officials arrived on the scene, they found a child in medical distress and rushed him to the hospital.
The child later died at the hospital.
After a lengthy investigation, authorities found that the child died of a lethal intoxication of drugs, including fentanyl.
The parents, 33-year-old Shaneka Dean and 30-year-old Wendy Previl were then taken into custody for the child’s death.
Authorities say both Dean and Previl failed to provide the care, supervision, and necessary services to their infant.
They have both been charged with culpable negligence and possession of fentanyl.