Thirty people were arrested on preliminary charges of possession of marijuana during the Big Growl 4 concert, according to a news release from ISEP. Other preliminary charges include illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage, minor entering a tavern, false informing and inducing a minor to possess an alcoholic beverage.
A 15-year-old boy seen drinking a beer near the stage was arrested and released to a legal guardian, according to the news release.
All 32 people were issued a summons to appear in court at a later date in St. Joseph County. Nobody was jailed.
More than 7,000 people attended the sold-out concert, which was held at the St. Joseph County 4-H Fairgrounds.
In 2014, 19 people were arrested at the Big Growl 3 concert.
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