West Kittanning Couple Cited with Alcohol Violations

A West Kittanning man has been charged with furnishing alcohol to minors.

Cpl. Christopher Robbins said State Police responded on March 4 at 7:42 PM to the report of a domestic/loud noise complaint.

Ashlee N. Richards, 19, from Kittanning was found to have been severely intoxicated to the point she needed medical attention.

The investigation revealed that Jason Henry Smith, 41, of McKinley Street and Richards had been arguing over their relationship and Smith purchased a fifth of Vodka for Richards at her request.

Richards was cited for underage drinking via summons.

Smith was charged with Misdemeanor 3rd degree for furnishing the alcohol to a person under 21.

Charges were filed through District Magisterial Judge James Owen’s office.