Florida moms overdose while babies sit in backseat

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June Ann Schweinhart, 28, (left) and Kristen O’Connor, 27, (right) are facing child neglect charges. (Photo Credit: Boynton Beach Police Department) June Ann Schweinhart, 28, (left) and Kristen O’Connor, 27, (right) are facing child neglect charges. (Photo Credit: Boynton Beach Police Department)

(Meredith) – Two mothers from Florida are facing charges after police say they found the two of them overdosing on heroin while their infant babies were in the backseat of the car.

June Ann Schweinhart, 28, and Kristen O’Connor, 27, are facing child neglect charges, according to a probable cause affidavit obtained by WPBF.

The Boynton Beach Police Department uploaded photos and the details to their Facebook page, saying one of the moms called 911 when the other mom started convulsing. Shortly after, the mother who called 911 also began convulsing while their one- and two-month-old infants were in the backseat.

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Both mothers were taken to a hospital for treatment. They told police they had met in a drug treatment program and bonded during their pregnancies.

It’s unclear why the mothers decided to use heroin together in the car.

The babies were taken to the police station, where they were given to the Department of Children and Families. They were eventually turned over to family members.

Both mothers were taken to the Palm Beach County Jail after being released from the hospital.