Officers found Justin Rey and two toddlers sleeping in a storage unit.
Rey had no food or nappies for the children as well as a place for them to sleep.
Police also found human remains on the property.
The two children, both girls, were said to be in “bad shape”.
A witness said they looked like cancer patients.
Rey had been kicked out of his apartment for not paying rent and was waiting for money from the military.
Rey was charged with endangering the children as well as misconduct of a child.