ST. CLOUD -- A search warrant conducted by the Central Minnesota Violent Offenders Task Force led to the arrest of a St. Cloud woman today (Wednesday).

Authorities searched a house in the 3500 block of 8th Street North in St. Cloud and found marijuana and evidence of sale of marijuana.

The resident of the household, 37-year-old Tuanita Jones of St. Cloud, was arrested and taken to Stearns County Jail for fifth-degree sale of a controlled substance.

Jones was then booked and released.

At the time of the search, two minor children were present and were turned over to a nearby relative.

The Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force includes officers from the St. Cloud, Sartell, and Little Falls Police Departments and deputies from the Stearns, Benton, Sherburne, Morrison, and Todd County Sheriff's Offices. The task force was also assisted by the SCPD patrol unit.