Cops arrest Staten Island mom after 2-year-old daughter eats pot brownie

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PORT RICHMOND, Staten Island — This mom gets no brownie points.

Cops arrested a Staten Island mom after her 2-year-old took a bite of a pot brownie, court documents show.

Vanessa Rodriguez, 28, who was arrested on Tuesday, told cops she left the marijuana laced brownie on a shelf a month ago and intended to throw it out but she wound up leaving it on a counter.

The toddler ended up picking up the brownie and taking a bite.

“I saw Peyton look a bit loopy, so I took her (sic) a shower she looked a bit out of it so at this point I saw the brownie in the sink. There was less than a bite missing,” she told detectives inside her Port Richmond apartment.

The toddler experiencing “excessive drowsiness” was taken to Richmond University Medical Center, where staff called the city Administration for Children’s Services and police once they found marijuana in her system, court documents show.

Rodriguez was arraigned Thursday on charges of endangering the welfare of a child, unlawful possession of marijuana and acting in a manner injurious to a child.

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