Ramapo Police arrest 19-year-old for hosting New Year’s party

The Ramapo Police Department responded to a report of an underage drinking party in the Village of Airmont at 12:45 A.M on Monday Jan. 1. Police say that upon arrival officers observed approximately 50 underage children in the home, many of whom were under the influence of alcohol.

According to police, the owner of the home was not there at the time and had no knowledge that alcohol was being served. The 19-year old male responsible for the party was arrested for criminal nuisance. He was processed and released to a parent.

A future appearance in the Village of Airmont Justice Court is pending.