Middletown Police Dept.
Joann Goulet LePage is accused of giving her 14-year-old daughter margaritas during dinner.
A 51-year-old mom from East Hampton, Conn., has been arrested after allegedly giving her daughter multiple margaritas to the point where she became sick during dinner last month.
Middletown police went to 200 Main St. at 7:21 p.m. on Feb. 27 to investigate a report of an intoxicated female and found a 14-year-old girl who appeared to be drunk and her mother, Joann Goulet LePage, 51, of East Hampton, police said.
As police spoke with the mom and daughter, the teen said her mother gave her several alcoholic beverages as they were having meals, police said.
Police said a witness also reported seeing LePage giving the teen several margaritas, police said.
The teen was transported to Middlesex Hospital for treatment.
LePage was charged with risk of injury to a child because of the girl’s age and medical condition.
Police contacted the state Department of Children and Families and contacted the teen’s father.