Nearly two dozen arrested at busted party

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Whiteside County, Illinois deputies said they had help from Erie Police when they arrested 23 people at a reported underage party in rural Erie, Illinois.

Deputies were called to investigate the reported party just after 9:30 p.m. Sunday, September 2, 2012.

A spokesman for the sheriff’s department said Erie Police helped break up the party and make the numerous arrests.

Those arrested ranged in age from a 15-year-old girl from Erie to a 23-year-old man from Moline.  One 16-year-old girl and six 17-year-olds were also arrested. 

One of the arrestees is from Clinton, Iowa and the rest of the people arrested are from various area cities in Illinois including Moline, East Moline, Silvis, Hillsdale, Port Byron, Rapid City, Albany, Morrison, Lydon and Erie.    

Police said all of the people arrested at the party faced a charge of unlawful consumption of alcohol as a minor.  Kyle Zimmer, 18, of Moline was also charged with resisting/obstructing a peace officer.  Joshua Priest, 23, of Moline was also charged with illegal transportation of alcohol.

Police released this list of the people arrested:

Brandon D. Johnson, age 18 of East Moline, IL

Justin R.  Noel, age 20 of East Moline, IL

17 year old female from Silvis, IL

Aric D.  Brokaw, age 18 of Silvis, IL

17 year old male from Moline, IL

Ricky D. Riley, age 20 of Rapid City, IL

Michael R. McNaught, age 19 of Hillsdale, IL

Austin J. Ortiz, age 18 of Port Byron, IL

Ethan G. Horst, age 20 of Hillsdale, IL

Alexander C. Garrison, age 18 of Erie, IL

Brennin J. Mask, age 19 of Erie, IL

15 year old female from Erie, IL

17 year old male from Erie, IL

Tommy J. Engelkens, age 19 of Albany, IL

17 year old male of Erie, IL

Jacob D. Engelkens, age 20 of Morrison, IL

Cody J. Clark, age 19 of Erie, IL

16 year old female of Clinton, IA

17 year old female from Erie, IL

17 year old female from Lyndon, IL

Alec S. Thruman, age 18 of Erie, IL

Kyle L. Zimmer, age 18 of Moline, IL also charged with Resisting/Obstructing a

Peace Officer

Joshua T.W. Priest, age 23 of Moline arrested for Illegal Transportation of Alcohol