A press release from the Huntley Police Department:
Huntley Police Department Conducts Liquor Compliance Checks
On Monday, December 19, 2016, The Huntley Police Department conducted alcohol compliance checks at 25 local businesses in Huntley. During the checks an individual under the age of 21 visited the businesses in an attempt to purchase alcohol.
Out of the 25 businesses, 3 sold alcoholic liquor to the minor.
Once a violation occurred, officers issued local ordinance citations to the employees, who completed the sale.
The businesses and their employees who are accused of a violation are listed below:
- Bowl-Hi, 10520 IL-47
- Meghan Currie F/W 23 years of age, Crystal Lake, IL
- Jewel – Osco, 13200 Village Green
- Brenda Gleason F/W 53 years of age, Hampshire, IL
- Walmart, 12300 IL-47
- Robert Biedron M/W 41 years of age, Huntley, IL
Each employee, who was issued a local ordinance citation for Unlawful Sale of Alcoholic Liquor to a Minor, was given a notice to appear in court for the charge.
The Huntley Police Department onducts checks of this type to ensure the businesses within the Village are abiding by state law regarding the sale of alcohol to minors.
Along with the liquor compliance checks, the Huntley Police Department also conducts tobacco compliance checks.