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4 local convenience stores cited for sale of alcohol to minors

Posted 29 October 2018 at 9:57 am

Press Release, State Police

ALBION – On Friday, State Police in Albion conducted a detail focusing on the sale of alcoholic beverages to minors by local convenience stores throughout Orleans County.  A total of eight retail stores were checked and four were found to be in compliance and properly checked for identification upon sale.

Troopers observed cashiers at four area stores selling beer to an underage individual without properly checking for identification to check if the person purchasing the beer was 21 years old.  The detail resulted in the arrest of the cashiers failing to properly check for identification being charged with a violation of section 65-A of the New York State Alcoholic Beverage Control Law.

Arrested were:

• Brittany L. Cole, 28, of Kendall, who is employed by Crosby’s, 16825 State Route, Kendall. She is to appear in Kendall Town Court on Nov. 12 at 5:30 p.m.

• Ruth E. Young-Powley, 20, of Albion, who is employed by Murray’s Superette, 16573 State Route 104, Holley. She is to appear in Murray Town Court on Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m.

• Dylan J. Bader, 20, of Albion, who is employed by JP’s Farm Market, 16672 State Route 31, Holley. He is to appear in Murray Town Court on Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m.

• Charles J. Andrews, 27, of Albion, who is employed by Crosby’s, 202 North Main Street, Albion. He is to appear in Albion Town Court on Nov. 13 at 9 a.m.

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