Middletown police: 18-year-old gets sick after drunk mom provides alcohol

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MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) — Middletown police say a drunk mother was arrested early Tuesday morning after she gave her underage son alcohol, causing him to go to the hospital.

According to authorities, Briana DeKorte’s 18-year-old son, whose identity wasn’t released, was physically ill and vomiting after she gave him beer and vodka. They say he was taken to a hospital for treatment.

DeKorte is charged with second-degree reckless endangerment and interfering with an officer. Her bond was set at $5,000 and she’s scheduled to appear in court on June 16.

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