A Putnam County woman has been arrested for endangering her children.
Indiana State Police arrested 29 year old Heather Rutherford of Reelsville on three counts of neglect of a dependant.
Rutherford’s three children ages 8, 9, and 10 were all taken by Child Protective Services and placed in foster care.
Police say that she had placed her three children in a situation that endangered their lives and health and deprived them of the necessary support they were in need of.
Police have not released any other details on their investigation. If you suspect a child is being neglected or abused, call Indiana's Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline today. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year. You do not have to be afraid anyone will find out who made the report because you can report abuse and neglect anonymously. Indiana Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline 1-800-800-5556