Phoenix Jones (Source: Florence County Detention Center)
FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - A mother in the Florence area has been charged after police say she took a questionable photo of her daughter and them sent it to her family and friends.
Eighteen-year-old Phoenix Jones of Florence was arrested and charged with the unlawful neglect of a child.
Maj. Carlos Raines, spokesman for Florence PD, says Jones took a photo of her child on June 4 that was sent to her friends and family. In the photo the child is in a diaper with her wrists and ankles bound with packaging tape.
Her mouth was also covered with tape.
Raines says the photo also contained a message saying the girl was packaged up and asking if there were any takers. A foster parent who received the photo and reported it to police.