Parents arrested on child endangerment charges after drugs, other illegal items found inside home where 8-year-old boy lived, deputies say

The homeowners, identified as Dustin and Kassee Tavares were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver and endangering a child. Their bond is set at 30,000. (Pct 4)

HOUSTON – Four people have been arrested and charged after deputies say drugs and other illegal items were found inside a home where an 8-year-old boy lived.

On Aug. 9, deputies with Harris County Constable Precinct 4 Office executed a search warrant on a suspected drug house in the 5700 block of Desert Oak Way.

During the search, deputies found several ounces of crystal methamphetamine, other drugs, drug paraphernalia, a stolen vehicle, a stolen gun, a large cache of identification cards and instruments used to make identification cards and credit cards.

The homeowners, identified as Dustin and Kassee Tavares were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver and endangering a child. Their bond is set at 30,000.

Deputies said a constable canine located two males, identified as Stuart Latham and Nicholas Beal hiding under a batt of insulation deep in the attic. They both were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver. Their bail is set at $40,000.

The 8-year-old boy who was found inside the home was taken to Child Protective Services.

SUCCESSFUL WARRANT SERVICE LEADS TO THE ARREST OF SUSPECTED DRUG DEALERS. PARENTS ALSO CHARGED WITH ENDANGERING A...

Posted by Mark Herman, Harris County Constable Precinct 4 on Thursday, August 11, 2022

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