NY Mother Arrested For Buying Strippers For Underage Son’s Birthday Party [VIDEO]
Judy Viger wanted to make her son’s Sweet 16 a birthday to remember, but we’re pretty sure this isn’t what she had in mind.
As it turns out, strippers and underage teens do not the perfect birthday party make.
At least that’s the opinion of the South Glens Falls Police, who arrested New York mother Judy Viger on Monday for allegedly organizing and paying for a stripper surprise for her son’s 16th birthday.
Viger, 33, was charged with five counts of endangering the welfare of a child, according to the Associated Press. The incident reportedly occurred at Spare Time Bowling Center in South Glens Falls, N.Y., in November.
The AP reports that Viger is accused of hiring two women to dance with — and on — teens at the upstate bowling alley. The news outlet notes that pictures from the party appeared to show a “scantily clad, tattooed woman clinging upside down to a seated teen.”
Saratoga County District Attorney James Murphy told The Post Star that police had interviewed numerous witnesses and parents. Officials said some children at the party were as young as 13.
WRGB called Tops in Bottoms, the company that reportedly supplied the strippers, and the man who answered the phone told the station the incident was “blown out of proportion.”
Similarly, a man who said he was Viger’s friend argued “police have it all wrong,” Fox23 News writes.
According to WRGB, Tops In Bottoms said dancers did not know anyone at the party was underage.