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Iowa City woman accused of using child to make drug deal

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CORALVILLE (KWWL) -

An Iowa City woman faces charges after police say she brought her six-year old daughter with her to a drug deal.

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office say that Lacresia White, 33, sent her daughter in to the Burger King on 1st Avenue in Coralville on Wednesday afternoon to get a person that she was making a drug deal with.  That person was working with the Johnson County Sheriff's Office as a confidential informant.

Deputies say that girl was then in the car as her mother made the drug deal.

White is accused of selling the informant one gram of heroin for $200.

White is charged with child endangerment, use of a minor in drug trade and a controlled substance violation.

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