(Story provided by our sister station WTWO in Terre Haute)
Four people are now facing additional charges after an autopsy revealed meth in a child’s system.
The Vigo County Sheriff’s Office says Hubert Kraemer, Robin Kraemer, Chad Kraemer and Sarah Travioli now faces charges of Neglect of a Dependent, Maintaining a Common Nuisance and Visiting a Common Nuisance.
That’s in addition to the Neglect, Resulting In Death charge that the four faced in the starvation of 9-year-old Cameron Hoopingarner.
Cameron passed away last month. He only weighed 15 pounds. He was blind and had cerebral palsy.
Police say the discovery of meth in his system, lead to these new charges. The Vigo County Coroner said the level of meth in Cameron’s system was consistent with passive exposure.