Lawrence mother under arrest

May 12, 2011

A Lawrence mom was arrested Wednesday, accused of neglect of a dependent and public intoxication. According to police, 24-year-old Vashney Bushrod fell asleep in her car with her two sons, ages 5 and 1, for about seven hours. Officers found empty vodka bottles in the vehicle. They also said Bushrod ran into a fence when she tried to park at the Pinnacle Square Apartments while under the influence of alcohol.