Burning Pizzas Leads to Alcohol Cite 18 Sep 13

A 19-year-old Hutchinson woman was cited for underage consumption after the report of a fire at her residence Saturday.

Hutchinson Police say they received a fire alarm call just before 8am Saturday from a resident that saw smoke at a residence in the 900 block of Jefferson Street Southeast.

On arrival, the officer smelled smoke near the rear of the residence and could see smoke in the kitchen.  The fire department was called in an they saw a woman lying on the couch who didn’t respond to their attempts to get her attention.

Emergency personnel entered the home and pulled the woman out and extinguished two pizzas that were burning in the oven.

Whitney Ann Katzenmeyer was cited for underage consumption of alcohol.

No one else was in the home at the time.