MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — Authorities in North Florida arrested a mother in connection to the death of her 2-year old son who overdosed on morphine.READ MORE: 120 Opa-locka Residents Return Home After Gas Explosion At Apartment Complex
Gainesville police said 26-year-old Tracey Wells was arrested Tuesday after toxicology tests confirmed the toddler died of morphine toxicity on July 27, 2014.
Authorities said Wells waited 9 hours before calling 911.READ MORE: Police Investigate Double Shooting In NW Miami-Dade
Investigators believe the boy, Erin Wells, was fed morphine to calm him down.
Wells had recorded video of Erin falling and unable to keep his eyes open.MORE NEWS: CDC Issues New Covid-19 Guidance For The Holiday Season
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