Two Napa adults on probation failed to secure their guns, ammunition and drug paraphernalia from their kids, aged 4, 13 and 15, police say.
The Napa Police Department conducted a probation search Thursday afternoon at a home in the 400 block of Coffield Avenue. Both parents and all three kids were home, police say.
Officers found four guns, including an assault rifle, two pistols and a shotgun, with multiple loaded magazines in the guns, police say. Officers say they also found evidence of credit card fraud, multiple meth pipes, a scale, packaging and 25 grams of what officers believe to be meth hidden in the garage.
Social workers came to the scene. Napa County Welfare Services took custody of the kids.
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Julio Cesar Ortiz, 33, and Marlene Salinas Barrera, 35, were arrested on suspicion of maintaining a place to sell drugs, having meth for sale, having a firearm while committing a felony, possessing a controlled substance while armed with a firearm and child endangerment, police say.
Barrera was also arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of a firearm and possessing a firearm in spite of being prohibited from doing so, police say.
Barrera remained in jail as of Friday evening, but Ortiz was released Thursday night, jail records show.