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14-Year-Old Dies After Consuming Alcohol and Helium

on Wednesday, 04 April 2012. Posted in Alcohol

Police responded to a 911 call of a teen not breathing.  They found 14-year-old, Ashley Long, not breathing.  She was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

 There were several teenagers, ages 13-16, at the residence when police responded to the call.  According to, here was one adult, who had supplied the teenagers with alcohol and marijuana.

 There was also a helium tank at the scene, and the teenagers had been inhaling helium gas.  The one adult, 27-year-old Katherine Diane McAloon, was arrested with 7 counts of distributing alcohol to minors and 2 counts of distributing marijuana to the teenagers.

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