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Toddler Found Wearing Backpack with Cocaine Leads to Arrest in Alabama

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Narcotics investigators in Alabama were shocked when they discovered approximately two kilograms of cocaine in a backpack being worn by a 3-year-old child during a search warrant execution.

The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office reported finding another kilogram of cocaine and two handguns inside a second backpack at the residence. The street value of the narcotics is estimated to be around $450,000.

Authorities also revealed that four children were found at the residence without adult supervision during the search, raising serious concerns about their safety and well-being. Sheriff Paul Burch condemned the situation, stating, “It is absurd how reckless this situation was. There was a total disregard for the law and the children’s well-being.”

The incident unfolded after the sheriff’s office received information from a reliable confidential source about Tierra Tocorra Hill allegedly possessing a large amount of narcotics. Hill was seen leaving the location and was followed until a marked sheriff’s unit conducted a traffic stop.

During the stop, investigators discovered approximately 1.5 kilograms of cocaine, a small amount of marijuana, and a handgun in the vehicle she was driving. Hill now faces charges in connection with the discovery.

Hill was charged with trafficking cocaine, 2nd degree possession of marijuana, tampering with physical evidence and four counts of chemical endangerment of a child.

More charges could very well be coming.