Excise Police cite 38 at Purdue’s Grand Prix, arrest 187 at IU’s Little 500

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Indiana State Police Excise officers said they cited 38 individuals on 46 charges during Purdue University’s Grand Prix event this week. Down the road in Bloomington, 187 people were arrested on 240 charges at Indiana University’s Little 500 this week.

Police say 31 citations were given for illegal possession of alcoholic beverages around Purdue University this past week.

At Indiana University, 155 individuals were arrested for illegal possession or consumption of an alcoholic beverage and 17 for furnishing alcoholic beverages to a minor.

At both campuses, police issued charges for public intoxication, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and furnishing an alcoholic beverage to a minor.

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