An 18-year-old Ridgefield resident was charged with possession of alcohol by a minor in a public place at about 8 p.m. Saturday.
Ridgefield police said they responded to Bennetts Farm Park that night to investigate a report of a car in the parking lot. Officers reportedly found Brian Batterton, of Takora Trail, in possession of alcohol. He was released to the custody of his father, police said.
This information was provided by the Ridgefield Police Department. A person charged with a crime is innocent until having been convicted in court.