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Man gives cigarettes to 12-year-old girls and allows them to drive his car

By Mason White 2:20 PM January 28, 2016
Jarod Robert Weaver 

By: Wayne Morin
A man was arrested on a charge of corruption of minors after allegedly giving young girls cigarettes and letting them drive his car, police in Pennsylvania said.

Donegal Township police said that they have arrested 20-year-old Jarod Robert Weaver, after being accused of allowing the girls to drive his vehicle and then reporting it as stolen.

Weaver was charged with corruption of minors, filing a false police report, furnishing tobacco to a minor and allowing an unlicensed person to drive a vehicle.

He was booked into the Washington County jail, and his bail was set at $25,000. According to the police investigation, Weaver called the police to Main Street, claiming that a woman stole his 2004 Chevrolet.

When officers arrived at the scene, they learned that the woman was a 12-year-old girl. Police spoke with the girl with the parents’ permission, and she told the officer that Weaver allowed her to drive his vehicle.

Another 12-year-old girl also told police that she and other girls were allowed to drive his car. Weaver also gave the girls cigarettes.