Authorities investigating possible solicitation of teenager

Charleston Police say a man with a knife tried to steal two containers of laundry detergent from a pharmacy.
Charleston Police say a man with a knife tried to steal two containers of laundry detergent from a pharmacy.

WALTERBORO, SC (WCSC) - Police are investigating whether a woman sold her teenage daughter's body for drugs in Walterboro.

According to a report from police, the 16-year-old girl just had a baby. Both of them are in foster care until a court hearing is held.

The teen and her daughter were taken into emergency protective custody at Colleton Medical Center this past Friday.

No charges have been filed.

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