EXCLUSIVE: Photos Inside Drug House Where Children Lived in Squalor

Police have released images inside the house at 59 Preston Drive where a 2-month-old, 2-year-old and 9-year old were living in feces, maggots, garbage and surrounded by drugs.

Images of the house that was raided by Cranston Police on Monday and found to be home to three suffering children living in squalor, surrounded by sick dogs, feces, maggots and garbage, paint a picture of drug abuse and neglect.

From our detailed story on the incident:

Three small children were removed from a house and their parents are being charged with cruelty and neglect after a drug raid led Cranston Police to a scene on Preston Drive that can only be described as horrifying, inhumane and disgusting.

As officers entered the house at 59 Preston Drive on Monday, warrant in hand, they expected to find drugs and drug dealing paraphernalia thanks to a weeks-long investigation into the activities of Renick Johnson, 27, and Arcangela Calamita, 26, who reportedly were seen coming and going out of the house on a constant basis.

Police did find crack, heroin, a digital scale and other drug dealing tools and equipment, as well as a stolen car and $2,000 cash.

But it was the condition of the house and the sight of a 2-month-old baby lying on a bed surrounded by garbage and soiled diapers —  in the same room Johnson and Calamita had seven grams of crack and a bottle of Vicodin — that officers will not soon forget. 


Bob June 14, 2013 at 11:36 PM
Lady, You can stay, scums r us might be living next to you right now
John Santelli June 15, 2013 at 12:50 AM
Too funny.
Victoria Vigilante June 15, 2013 at 01:13 PM
Losers like Renick Johnson should be castrated! Too dumb to be procreating anyway. Leaving nice job behind and great pension-lol crack head
Merchant's Wife June 24, 2013 at 07:11 PM
Worst part of all this is that my husband is the Uncle of this young lady and is disgusted by the way things have happened. Those poor innocent children is my husband's number 1 concern and if we had room, we would take them all in a heartbeat!!!
Merchant's Wife June 24, 2013 at 07:11 PM
We wouldn't even know who to contact to see if we could get them babies. Any help?


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