At approximately 11:00 p.m. on June 22, 2017, Sunapee Police received a report of what appeared to be several intoxicated teenagers throwing bottles into Otter Pond at a location on Route 11 in Georges Mills, NH. Sunapee Police responded and confirmed it was a large gathering of under age persons who appeared to be intoxicated with a large quantity of alcohol present at the location. All alcohol was confiscated and 38 teenagers were taken into custody and transported to the Sunapee Police Department where they were processed and released on personal recognizance bail. All of the underage persons were released to parents or relatives and were given a court date of August 1, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. at the 5th Circuit Court in Newport, NH. The last teenager was released to a parent at 10:00 a.m. on June 23, 2017.
The NH State Police and the New London Police Department assisted the Sunapee Police at the scene.