Two businesses sell alcohol to minors

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. ó During the evening hours of Thursday, Sept. 15, investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol conducted alcohol inspections in Red Willow County.

This project was supported in whole or part by grant #93.959 under the SAMHSA Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, Region II Human Services, and the Nebraska DHHS Division of Behavioral Health.

In total, ten businesses were checked. Two of the businesses sold alcohol to a minor for a non-compliance rate of 20%. All of the businesses checked the minorís ID. The businesses included convenience stores, restaurants, liquor stores, and bars.

Businesses that sell alcohol to a minor are referred to the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission. Clerks who sell alcohol to a minor are cited for procuring alcohol for a minor.

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