5 Arrested For Not Paying Child Support

The Tehama County D.A.’s Office made a sweep Thursday of parents who owe Thousands of Dollars in child support. The county handles 4222 child support cases, and 82-percent of them are behind in their payments, for a total of 49-Million Dollars. 5 delinquent parents were arrested on Thursday, including one man who owed more than 75-Thousand Dollars.  They were delivered directly to court, except for 36-year-old James Carpenter. He had 3 felony warrants and investigators say they had to chase him down. He was taken to jail.