DARIEN — The Darien Police Youth Bureau is investigating a teen drinking party that got so out of hand the teenager throwing the party called police for assistance.

Officers responded to the teenager’s home on Bishops Gate Road on June 16 around 9:30 p.m. after a report of an underage drinking party being thrown at a house without the owner’s permission.

Upon arrival, officers discovered the teenager who lived there was the one to phone in the complaint. She told police she invited “a few friends” over, but “word got out” and around 50 teens ended up drinking at her house. The girl explained she called police when she felt the gathering was getting out of control.

Police forwarded the incident to the youth bureau for further investigation.

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