Parents Suspected of Manslaughter, Providing Alcohol to Minors

Monday, January 26th 2009, 7:15 pm
By: News 9

TUTTLE, Oklahoma - Two parents were out on bail Monday after being booked on manslaughter charges in the death of a Tuttle High School cheerleader.

John and Cheryl Kyle are also charged with providing alcohol to minors after they purchased $86 worth of liquor for a party attended by minors.

Kaityln Mounce died in a wreck January 11 when the truck she was riding in crashed into a telephone pole. The driver, 16-year-old Lance Davis, was allegedly drinking at the party before he attempted to drive, police said.

Davis has also been charged with manslaughter.

Read how fellow students are helping Mounce's family and honoring their late friend.