A New Canaan social worker is accused of selling marijuana and vape pods to a child under her care.
Police said the investigation began in March 2019. According to police, 32-year-old Kelly Howard was treating the child at home and providing the child with the drugs.
Investigators also said Howard failed to report potential neglect and/or abuse.
Howard was charged with failure of a mandated reporter to report abuse, sale of a controlled substance, and illegal sale of tobacco to a minor.
She was released on a $100,000 bond and is due in court on May 21.