By THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN
Two women were arrested Thursday after law enforcement conducted a probation search and found evidence of methamphetamine use, according to a Kern County Sheriff's Office news release.
The Kern Narcotics Enforcement Team, sheriff's detectives, the California Multi-Agency Methamphetamine Enforcement Team and Kern County Probation went to 412 Day St. for a probation search.
Inside, they found suspected meth sitting on a digital scale and a glass pipe used to smoke meth.
There were also two children, a 4-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl. The two children were taken to the Jameson Center by Child Protective Services.
Tiffany Lanquest, 30, was arrested on suspicion of possession of suspected meth, possession of drug paraphernalia, being under the influence of a controlled substance and child endangerment.
Deborah Mulkey, 56, was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance and child endangerment.
Both women were taken to the Central Receiving Facility and booked.