Indiana Commission Studying Link Between Meth and Child Abuse

An Indiana commission wants to explore a link between methamphetamine arrests and child welfare cases.
An Indiana commission wants to explore a link between methamphetamine arrests and child welfare cases.

Members created an investigation task force yesterday after hearing about child deaths in homes, where adults were using illegal drugs.

The Department of Child Services director says drug use is a factor in the majority of the agency's child abuse and neglect cases.

Also, state police data shows that 372 Indiana children were found last year living in places with illegal meth labs.
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