2 arrested for allegedly endangering baby with weapons, drugs

Two folks had been taken into custody Monday in Phoenix after police allegedly discovered firearms and drugs in a lodge room the place an toddler had been residing.

PHOENIX — Phoenix police have arrested two folks on suspicion of endangering an toddler by concealing firearms contained in the baby’s automobile seat.

Dwayne Jones and Suly Placencia-Sierra had been taken into custody Monday after police searched their lodge room close to sixteenth Street and Morten Avenue and uncovered proof of illicit exercise. 

Court information present investigators reported discovering drug paraphernalia in a diaper bag and a bag of methamphetamine on prime of a dresser.

Officers moreover reported discovering weapons hid inside a automobile seat presumably utilized by the suspects’ toddler.

“A Glock handgun and Sig Sauer handgun were located hidden inside the lining of the baby’s car seat in the bedroom of the hotel room,” cops wrote in a report.

Inside a automobile allegedly belonging to the suspects, Phoenix police reported discovering extra drug paraphernalia close to a baby’s automobile seat.

Jones’ prison historical past restricts his means to deal with or possess firearms, information present.

Jones denied proudly owning the firearms recovered by police however admitted to utilizing drugs and claimed he tried to not expose the toddler to the drug use, court docket information.  

The suspect was booked into the Maricopa County jail on numerous drugs and weapons costs. 

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