Two children, ages 2 and 5, were taken into protective custody Thursday after numerous pieces of narcotics paraphernalia were found in the home they were living in.
According to the Shasta Interagency Narcotics Task Force (SINTF), agents served a Shasta County Superior Court Search Warrant on February 4 in the 7000 block of Tucker Lane in the city of Redding.
Officials said during the service of the search warrant agents arrested Miranda Marie Cosgrove, 29; David Richard Capelli, 32; and John Michael Capelli, 25. Agents also found two children who were both taken into protective custody by Shasta County Children and Family Services.
Officials said during the search warrant agents found numerous pieces of narcotics paraphernalia including pieces of tin foil throughout the home that had heroin residue on them. Agent also found numerous smoking devices used for smoking heroin as well as hypodermic syringes and used packing material with heroin residue in them.
Officials added all those items were accessible to the children that were found in the home. Agents said while interviewing the three suspects, they all admitted to using heroin at the home added that other people came to the home to use heroin as well.
All three suspects were charged with maintaining a residence for the unlawful use of narcotics, felony child endangerment and possession of controlled substance paraphernalia. Officials said John Capelli was additionally charged with possession of marijuana and possession of heroin. All three suspects were booked into the Shasta County Jail.