Warrant issued in child neglect case

May 19, 2022 | Courts

NEWKIRK — A warrant remains issued for Chiniqua Onatalichia Pugh, 30, Ponca City.

Pugh is charged with a felony count of child neglect.

Ponca City police report that on Jan. 19, 2021, Pugh gave birth to a child that had drugs in its system.

Chiniqua Onatalichia Pugh

Officials report that Pugh tested positive for amphetamine, methamphetamine and THC. The baby was positive for all three drugs as well.

Pugh failed to appear for a court date in the matter on Aug. 6, 2021 and a warrant with bond endorsed at $10,000 is issued.