PHOENIX — An April 17 trial has been set for a Texas woman accused of
getting her 9-year-old granddaughter to plant drugs in her son-in-law’s car in
Arizona so the grandmother could gain fulltime custody of the child.
SanJuanita Carabajal, 59, of Ferris, Texas, has pleaded not guilty to a charge
of involving a child in a drug offense.
Police in Gilbert, Ariz., said Carabajal gave the child several packets containing 4
grams of cocaine in October and told her where to put them in her father’s
Carabajal also is accused of telling her granddaughter to tell people about the
drugs at her elementary school and show one of the baggies to a teacher.