PROVIDENCE – Two people were arrested after a 6-year-old and several other minors were found drinking alcohol at a Rhode Island party, Fox Providence reports.
Police say a woman contacted them after she went to pick up her child from a birthday party in East Providence and discovered her child had been drinking.
When police arrived they found several children, ranging in ages 6 to 15, consuming alcohol.
Officers arrested Heather Picozzi, 32, and Shane Cole. Picozzi was charged with purchasing alcohol for a minor and contributing to the delinquency of a minor and Cole was charged with child neglect.
The Rhode Island Department of Children, Youth and Families took custody of the children living in the home.