PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Two men were arrested after the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office said it found pipe bombs, explosive devices, multiple firearms with altered serial numbers, multiple amounts of ammunition, 59 grams of cocaine, 2 pounds of cannabis and drug paraphernalia with marijuana residue in a Port St. Lucie home.
On Tuesday, August 28 th, the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office special investigations unit conducted the search at a home located at 2637 SE Clareton Terrace in Port St. Lucie.
Ryan Jones, 23 and Clinton Hiner, 24, were both charged with marijuana possession over 20 grams, marijuana possession with intent to sell and marijuana production cocaine possession. In addition, Jones is also charged with altering identification on weapons and possession of explosives with intent to harm.
Deputies found two children under the age of 3 in the home.
The guns deputies found were not locked and easily accessible to the children, according to the arrest affidavit.
St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken Mascara says one neighbor told him the place had so many vehicles going in and out, it was like a supermarket.
"More dangerous than anything was a pipe bomb that was in the house, and you know, the totality of having all those items in a house with two small children is beyond belief,” said Sheriff Mascara.
The children are staying with family member, according to St. Lucie Sheriff’s Office.
According to the affidavit Hiner and Jones also face charges of child neglect.
WPTV's Rikki Klaus contributed to this report
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