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Woman arrested on meth and gun charges

Tiffany Roberts, 27, Wichita, was arrested on suspicion of possession of methamphetamines and criminal in possession of firearm Sunday at 315 N. Washington St. in Hillsboro.

Hillsboro police had previously investigated the home Friday in reference to a report of child endangerment and illicit drug use and sales.

Hillsboro assistant chief Jessey Hiebert said the child endangerment concern was checked on Friday and the child was determined to be OK.

Hillsboro police assisted the Sheriff’s deputies serve an illicit drug warrant at the same house Sunday.

An unspecified amount of methamphetamines and a firearm were discovered at the scene, and deputies arrested Roberts.

Hillsboro police declined to release further information, directing this newspaper to the sheriff’s department. However, sheriff Robert Craft was not available for comment as of press time.

Last modified Nov. 17, 2016