In the USA a man was sent to jail for allowing daughter to drink vodka

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A man from the U.S. state of Pennsylvania was sentenced to four years in prison for what he allowed his 13-year-old daughter to drink vodka, reports the associated Press.

According to police, the parents bought a strong alcoholic drink on the 13th birthday of his daughter, which was her 15-year-old girlfriend. After consuming 17 shots of vodka, she was hospitalized.

According to the Agency, the police arrived at the scene after the girl became ill and she lost consciousness. As reported in police, the girl’s parents ran away from the scene of the incident.

Defendant Charles Younger was sentenced on Monday, he also previously admitted in the guilt that subjected a child’s life danger. It is noted that during the session in court, he said that his children mean to him «all».

The girl’s mother Michelle Edwards also pleaded guilty, she was sentenced to 23 months in prison last week.

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