Three Oxford residents charged with felony Child Endangerment

Published 5:27 pm Thursday, September 2, 2021

On August 28, the Oxford Police Department was called to the Super 8 Hotel for a welfare concern.

During the investigation, officers suspected that there was narcotic use in the presence of children. Child Protective Services had the children that were in the room at the time of the drug tested. All of the children tested positive for an illegal drug.

Banika Weaver, 22, of Oxford, Anika Weaver, 22, of Oxford and Demetrius Brock, 25, of Oxford were all arrested on felony Child Endangerment charges on August 31.

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A Lafayette County Justice Court judge issued each a $5,000 bond. Anika Weaver was released on recognizance due to a medical condition.