Police: Athens woman arrested for trying to give child away

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ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) – Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson says police responded to Walmart in Athens where Sebrina Ann Thompson was trying to give a child away.

Chief Johnson says Thompson is not the child’s mother, but that she is related to the child. Thompson is charged with child endangerment and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The child is back with the parents.

Thompson was taken to the Limestone County Jail.