Police bust underage drinking party on Hillcrest

Police say they busted an party on Hillcrest Avenue Saturday night and cited 26 minors for consuming alcohol and arrested one for delinquency of a minor and other charges.

Juneau Police Department Sgt. Dominic Branson said in a release that JPD received a noise complaint for loud music at the residence at about 10:55 p.m. Police executed a search warrant inside the residence after locating several juveniles who appeared to be drinking and under the influence of alcohol and marijuana. About 45 people were inside, police said.

Among those cited for minor consuming were 19-year-old Joseph Pulfrey, 20-year-old Kevin Burgess, 20-year-old Blaine Roeber, 18-year-old Galen Wright, 20-year-old Hayden Eddy, 20-year-old Joshua Hamilton, 19-year-old Benjamin Shaw, 18-year-old Dillon Torres, 20-year-old Frank Rogers, 18-year-old Joseph Cordova, 19-year-old Cameron Shand, 19-year-old Tyler Roulet, 19-year-old Alexander Glass, 20-year-old Anthony Thingvall, and twelve other juveniles under the age of 18, according to the release.

Branson said 20-year-old Benjamin Gelottte was arrested and taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center on the charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, disorderly conduct and minor consuming.


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