(WEAR-TV) A Florida couple was arrested for abandoning their three young children in the woods, authorities said.
Michael and Sarah Butcher, both 30, were first arrested Friday after illegally parking their red truck in a private RV park in Punta Gorda. Cops later found crystal meth in their car's glove compartment, along with a syringe and a burnt spoon, according to the arrest report.
After the pair was taken to jail –- where they repeatedly claimed to be brother and sister –- the police received a call that three children were found walking in the woods, "very dirty, hungry, and cold," according to a police report. They told police their parents were named Michael and Sarah.
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