TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (FOX26) — A 55-year-old grandma was arrested for selling meth out of her home while her grandkids were still inside, the Tulare County Sheriff's Office says.
It happened Thursday morning after detectives searched a house on S. La Fond Road in Tipton.
According to deputies, detectives searched the home and found 46.8 grams of methamphetamine in individual packaging (totaling at 51 bindles) on 55-year-old Feliza Aguilera Alvarado.
Detectives say they also found a scale and other items associated with drug sales
Alvarado's three grandchildren were also living with her, deputies say.
Detectives arrested Alvarado for possession of a controlled substance for sales, maintaining a residence for narcotics use and child endangerment.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to call Detective S. Mendes or Sergeant D. De La Cruz with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Offce at (559)733-6218. Or send anonymous information by text or email to TCSO@tipnow.com or call (559) 725-4194.