PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Acting on a tip, Marion County Deputies and the Department of Human Services went to a home near Aurora Thursday to check on the welfare of a 2-year-old child.
Investigators say they found Derick Scott, 24, inside the residence extracting marijuana oil. His 2-year-old was there with him.
Investigators say when they entered the home they were overwhelmed by a chemical smell.
The child was taken into protective custody and evaluated at a hospital. Scott was taken to jail and charged with three misdemeanor crimes.
He will be in court January 11.