2 accused of having drugs, weapon inside car with child

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MEDFORD -

An East Patchogue mother was arrested after police say they found drugs, a loaded gun and her 3-year-old son in a car. 

Police say they found 34-year-old Christina Sheperd and 30-year-old Zhurnay Hardy on Maple Lane in Medford with a gun, cocaine, crack-cocaine and prescription pills. 

Shepard is being held on bail. Hardy will be arraigned at a later date. 

The child was released to the care of a family member.
 

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