Excise Officers Arrest 31 at Underage Party

Officers arrested 31 minors, all of whom were 18-20 years of age, for underage drinking.

Indiana State Excise Police officers arrest 31 people for underage drinking at a party in Vanderburgh County early Sunday morning.

Shortly after midnight, Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s deputies and State Excise Police officers responded to a citizen complaint of loud noise in the 3200 block of Five Dollar Road five miles west of Evansville.

As a result of their investigation, officers arrested 31 minors, all of whom were 18-20 years of age, for underage drinking. Some tested as high as .183% BAC.

Charges related to furnishing alcohol to minors are still pending as officers continue their investigation.

All of those charged this morning will appear in Vanderburgh Misdemeanor Court in December.  

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