Am I responsible if a kid in the neighborhood got a hold of my prescription drugs and ended up in the hospital?

I am currently staying/ living with a woman and her 15 year old son. The son and a neighborhood teenager went into the room I am staying in and took my prescription Xanax. The neighborhood boy was found unconscious in his driveway and taken to the ER. His parents are threatening to sue. Could either the woman I am staying with or I be arrested and/or sued?

Asked on February 26, 2012 under Criminal Law, Georgia

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