Gasparilla 2013 Concludes without any Major Incidents

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Alcohol Citations: 94

Total Adult Arrests: 22

19 of those arrests were misdemeanors such as disorderly conduct, petty theft, possession of marijuana and 1 charge of giving alcohol to a minor

3 of the adult arrests were felonies; 2 fictitious ID's and 1 battery on a law enforcement officer.

Total Juvenile Arrests: 30 - all underage drinking charges

As a result of the zero tolerance education campaign, officers did not encounter younger teenagers under the influence as in previous years. One 17 year old was arrested, five 18 year olds were arrested and the remaining were 19-20 years old.

Laura McElroy