Drug dealer arrested after police find dead fetus inside her freezer (video)By Mason White 10:18 AM September 22, 2014
By: Devansh Dutt
(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested on drug charges after police officer who were searching her apartment, found a dead fetus inside her freezer, police in Nevada said.
Metro Police said that they have also arrested a man on various charges after they said they discovered that he was selling marijuana from the apartment.
The incident began when officers were investigating a shooting in the area on Wednesday night.
Officers received a tip, which led them to the apartment of 25-year-old Carlena Walker, located near Rainbow Boulevard and Washington Avenue.
Police said that there was a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the house at 6666 West Washington Avenue. Walker’s boyfriend, 24-year-old Preston Caudle, and their son, were inside the house.
Officers found vials of marijuana hidden under a baby crib, a loaded gun and drug paraphernalia, including scales and bags.
During the search, police also found a large glass jar in the freezer, which Walker said contained the remains of a fetus.
Walker told police that she had a miscarriage last year, and held the remains of the 8-week-old fetus in the jar. A coroner said that the no crime was committed against the fetus.