LITTLE FALLS -- Two people were arrested for allegedly trying to sell methamphetamine at a Little Falls gas station.

The incident happened at about 4:00 p.m. yesterday (Thursday) at the east side Holiday Gas Station in Little Falls.

Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen says 30-year-old Jamie Tapia-Morrow of Brooklyn Park was allegedly selling meth and prescription drugs to an individual in Little Falls. Police also found 28-year-old Sara Harrison of Minneapolis, who was in Tapia-Morrow's vehicle, with about 14 grams of methamphetamine.

Further investigation found five children under 18-year-old also in the vehicle with the suspects. Larson says it's believed Tapia-Morrow and Harrison were using the children to help sell the drugs.

Tapia-Morrow and Harrison were arrested and are being held at the Morrison County Jail facing charges of 1st Degree Sales, 2nd Degree possession of methamphetamine and child endangerment.

The children were place in protective custody.