5 taken from deplorable home

5 Children Taken From ‘Deplorable’ Home:

Alleged parents Alicia Drury and Vince Davis of Tigard, Oregon have been arrested for having their kids live in deplorable conditions. Five children were removed for health concerns. Their apartment was said to have had mold, dirt, and rotting food among other conditions.

Is it really that hard to keep a home clean enough so the state doesn’t take away your kids?