Ten charged with underage drinking at Geneva party

Published: Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

GENEVA – A New Year’s Day party netted underage drinking charges for 10 people, ranging in age from 17 to 20, according to Geneva police reports.

The incident occurred at Pepper Valley Apartments, 2127 Pepper Valley Drive, Geneva.

Those charged included John B. Ingram, 20, of the 1400 block of Ash Court, Carol Stream; Jordyn E. Schmidt, 18, of the 200 block of Wakefield Lane, Geneva; Elena J. Kelly, 18, of the 600 block of Parker Court, Geneva; and Jonathan S. Sommers, 18, of the 0N000 block of Underwood Drive, Blackberry Township. 

Also charged were six 17-year-olds, five boys and one girl, whose names were not released because of their age.

Ingram also was charged with battery and battery of insulting or provoking contact, both misdemeanors. According to police reports, Ingram struck someone with his fist and with a door. He is scheduled to appear in court Jan. 21, court records show.

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