SPARKS, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Sparks Police Department cited two people after they sold alcohol to an underage decoy.
On Jun. 26, 2013, SPD had an underage decoy attempt to buy alcohol from 15 establishments. Though 13 businesses refused to sell alcohol to the minor, the clerk at the 7-11 at 1620 El Rancho, Juliet Woods, sold to the underage person and was cited. In addition, SPD says the owner of Nemo's Market at 445 Wright Way, Norbert Hathwaik, also sold to the decoy and was cited.
The following businesses checked the ID of the decoy and refused to sell alcohol: Ben's Liquor at 2990 N. McCarran, The Mexico Lindo at 1825 Prater, The Chevron at 1600 Victorian, the C-Mart at 829 C St, Pyramid Discount Liquor at 300 Pyramid, the 7-11 at 250 Pyramid, the Scolaris at 950 Holman, Pauls Market at 1550 Vance, Raley's at 2895 N. McCarran, Spiros at 1475 E. Prater, the 7-11 at 1490 E. Prater, Sparky's at 1450 E. Prater, and the Maverik at 1223 E. Prater. The Sparks Police Department would like to thank all of the businesses for properly training their employees to check ID's and not sell alcohol to those underage.