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Two Charged for Child Endangerment


Children were the alleged victims in a series of indictments returned Friday by the Hunt County Grand Jury. A Greenville man and woman have been charged with exposing two small children to a variety of illegal drugs earlier this year.

The indictments filed Friday against Justin Lashun Foster, and Johnnie Frances  Foster were among several issued by the Hunt County Grand Jury where children were the alleged victims.

Justin and Johnnie Foster, both of Greenville, each received two indictments for endangering a child by act. The pair were alleged in the indictments to have acted alongside 4 other individuals exposing two children of less than 14 years of age to cocaine, marijuana, PCP, amphetamines, opius and more.

They were also alleged to have smoked and/or sold the substances to residents in the 2200 block of St. John street on or about May 4th. The Greenville Police Department’s Tactical Unit: Criminal Investigations Division and the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office investigators are reported to have executed a search and arrest warrant at the home on that day.