Buzz Kill: Parents Accused Of Forcing 11-Year-Old To Drink Plead Not Guilty

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Cleveland, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland parents accused of forcing their 11-year-old daughter to get drunk went before a judge Tuesday morning.

Bruce Allums and Theresa Hicks pleaded not guilty.

Police tell 19 Action News the so-called parents made the child drink Mad Dog on New Year's Eve.

She was drunk at the dangerously-lethal level of three-times the legal limits for adults. Luckily, the child has since recovered and is living with a relative.

Bond was set at $50,000 for Allums and Hicks.

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