Woman Brings Kids to Drug Deal

A 29-year-old woman brought four young children with her while selling drugs.

According to an article in the Sun Sentinel, Linnette Figueroa Ortega sold drugs to undercover police several times while young kids waited in her car. During one sale, four childen with ages ranging from 6 to 12 sat in her car as she sold $200 worth of heroin to deputies. During another sale, she sold deputies $220 worth of heroin while two boys, ages 3 and 5, waited for her.

Convictions for drug trafficking in Florida carry severe penalties and a mandatory prison sentence. A. Randall Hass is a criminal defense attorney in Fort Lauderdale with experience helping clients deal with drug crime charges. For more information regarding your rights