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Indiana excise officers arrest 72 near Notre Dame this weekend


Indiana State Excise Police officers arrested 72 people on 99 charges working on and around the campus of the University of Notre Dame this weekend.

Over the weekend, 45 minors were arrested for illegal consumption or possession of alcohol – including eight less than 18 years old.

Excise officers also cited six minors for possession of false ID.

Two people were arrested for public intoxication, two for resisting law enforcement and one on a drug-related charge.

One juvenile was cited for possession of tobacco and 38 people were arrested or cited on a variety of other charges, including disorderly conduct, false informing, false government ID, and various traffic violations.

Saturday's tailgating arrests are up from five people arrested on nine charges during Notre Dame's home football game against Purdue on Sept. 8.

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