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8 charged with giving alcohol to children
JACKSON TWP., CAMBRIA CO., Pa.
The eight adults are charged in connection to a party where police said 12 and 13-year-old children were given alcohol. Monday, a Cambria County judge said they will stand trial.
Police say Brian and Tara Peterman, Ronald and Debra Crusan, Brian and Veronica Burket and Jacqueline Neves are charged with giving alcohol to the children during a fFurth of July party at their neighboring homes in Jackson Twp. in 2012.
An eighth adult, Eric Neves is charged with corruption of minors for just attending the party.
Investigators said some of the children at the party were encouraged to drink until they got sick and were even getting rewarded with shots when they won a drinking game.
Police said this case is concerning because the kids are so young.