Excise Police Arrest 19 In Fort Wayne This Weekend (VIDEO)

By Jake Perrone - 21Alive
By Rachel Martin - 21Alive

October 27, 2013 Updated Oct 27, 2013 at 6:47 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – Indiana State Excise Police officers arrested 19 people in Fort Wayne this weekend.

Excise officers arrested 18 people on Friday, including 15 for illegal consumption of alcohol. Two adults were arrested for furnishing alcohol to minors.

Most of Friday’s arrests came after officers received a loud-party complaint in the 5300 block of Ashland.

On Saturday, excise officers arrested one minor for illegal possession of alcohol, and one adult for furnishing alcohol to a minor.

In Crawfordsville, Indiana State Excise Police arrested 55 people at a motocross race. On Friday, excise officers arrested 20 people—16 were minors charged with illegal possession or consumption of alcohol. While on Saturday, excise officers arrested 35 people—28 of which were minors.




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