Woman Arrested for Providing Teens with Alcohol

PAHRUMP, Nev -- Nye County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested a woman for allegedly providing alcohol to juveniles under the age of 14.

Police say on Saturday, they got a call of a possible sexual assault. While investigating, police learned the residents of the home where the alleged assault happened had thrown an late-night party.

During the investigation, police learned the sexual assault accusations were false, but that several children engaged in lewd acts after being provided alcohol by the two women who were present at the party, 20-year-old Brianda Lopez and 18-year-old Lauren Berry.

Lopez was arrested and charged with obstructing a public officer, contributing to the delinquency of minors, furnishing alcoholic beverages to minors, conspiracy to commit a crime and child endangerment.

Berry is a resident of North Las Vegas and wanted for contributing to the delinquency of minors, furnishing alcoholic beverages to minors, and conspiracy to commit a crime.

Ten juveniles were also arrested and charged with child in need of supervision, minor consuming alcoholic beverages and lewdness with minor child under the age of 14.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact the Nye County Sheriff's Office at (775) 751-7000 or by e-mailing ncso_detectives@co.nye.nv.us, attention Detective M. Eisenloffel.


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