Five children found in the heat in a wooden box mounted on the back of a truck

Three residents of California were arrested for threatening children’s lives after the police discovered that the children were traveling in a wooden box on the back of a truck.

As described in the County Sheriff’s office San Bernardino (California), they got a call about «little children», seen on Interstate 40 in Needles. Sheriff’s deputies stopped the car and rescued five children aged 1 to 13 years who went to the box mounted on the back of a truck.

«There was no ventilation, no water, despite the fact that the temperature that day in California was about 100 degrees Fahrenheit, said police. – In the vehicle we also found drugs and supplies for drug use».

Children handed over to the Service for family Affairs County of San Bernardino. During the incident, arrested 40-year-old Kenneth Standridge, 39-letou the Zone title and the 41-year-old Auracana hardy. It is unknown by whom they have children.

Kenneth Standridge also charged with illegal possession of firearms and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.