Teen Dies of Alcohol Poisoning-Family Faces Murder Charges

In Cumberland County, four adults are facing murder charges one year after a teenager in their care died of alcohol poisoning .

Kentucky State Police say the 14-year-old daughter of Lavonda Garner died in May of 2006. Earlier this week, Garner was arrested along with the teen's father, James Cleary.

The teen's aunt, Teresa Riley, and her uncle, Mark Riley, were also arrested. Police say the Riley's had custody of the teen when she died.

All four Burkesville residents were indicted by a Cumberland County grand jury for allowing the teen to drink alcohol.


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