Published: Jun 28, 2013 10:16 AM EDT
Updated: Jun 28, 2013 6:00 PM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested Dawnette Eash, 30, on charges of trafficking methamphetamine, manufacturing methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a preschool and manufacturing methamphetamine with children present.

Cape Coral Narcotics Detectives executed a search warrant at Eash’s home at 3619 Country Club Blvd at 5:00 p.m. Once inside, detectives discovered materials used to cook meth along with 33.5 ounces of the drug. Detectives also found four children inside of the home.

Dawnette Eash admitted to detectives that she manufactures the drug in the home and was arrested and taken to the Lee County Jail.

DCF responded and took custody of the children, who have been placed with relatives.

An environmental services company also responded and removed hazardous waste from the home.