20 teens busted at large party in LaGrange County

Photo Credit: KTRE-TV (Raycom Media)
Photo Credit: KTRE-TV (Raycom Media)

LAGRANGE COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – Police busted 20 teens for underage drinking at a large party in LaGrange County this weekend, according to the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department’s Facebook page.

Dispatchers received several calls about noise coming from a party at a home located at 10610 W. 750 N. late Friday night.

When officers arrived at the home, they said a large number of people at the party ran from them. Officers said there were more than 100 people at the party.

Police arrested 20 people under the age of 21 who had been drinking at the party.

Everyone who was over the age of 18 was taken to the LaGrange County Jail on minor in possession of alcohol charges, which is a class C misdemeanor.

The people who were under 18 were released to their parents. Police said those teens will also be facing minor in possession of alcohol charges and their paperwork will be forwarded to the LaGrange County Probation Department.

Assisting the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department at the scene was: LaGrange Police Department, Shipshewana Police Department, Wolcottville Police Department, Topeka Police Department, and the Indiana State Police.

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