STANTON, Neb (KCAU) — More than 20 people, many of them minors, were cited after a large party included minors drinking alcohol.
The Stanton County Sheriff’s Office said in a release that the department was called to a residence in Woodland Park on reports of a large party Wednesday just before midnight.
Once law enforcement arrived, the people inside the home did not answer the door or cooperate with law enforcement. The sheriff’s office then received a search warrant to go inside the residence.
After entering the residence, authorities found college students partying including a large supply of alcohol products. The department cited a total of 24 minors for drinking underage. Three of the residents of the house were also cited for supplying alcohol to minors.
The release stated that one minor was found passed out in a bedroom. The individual was then taken to the hospital for severe intoxication.
The Nebraska State Patrol assisted in the incident.