Eight stores pass, three stores fail Ramapo PD alcohol sale compliance check

FROM RAMAPO PD

On June 9, 2017, the Ramapo Police Department, in conjunction with the Rockland County Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children (S.P.C.C.), conducted an alcohol sale compliance check of business located in the Town of Ramapo. An undercover agent who is less than 21 years of age, the legal drinking age, attempted to purchase alcohol from businesses throughout the town without providing identification. The following businesses were found to be in compliance and should be commended for their diligence:

-Sloatsburg Wine and Liquor- 61 Orange Tpk, Sloatsburg, NY
-Hayward’s Market- 59 Orange Tpk, Sloatsburg, NY
-Super Stop & Shop- 1581 Rt 202, Pomona, NY
-J Evans Liquors- 1621 Rt 202, Pomona, NY
-Iryna Liquors- 298 N Main St, Hillcrest, NY
-Sunoco- 298 N Main St, Hillcrest, NY
-7-Eleven- 294 N Main St, Hillcrest, NY
-Cresthill Wine and Liquor- 285 N Main St, Hillcrest, NY
-Hillcrest Beverage- 297 N Main St, Hillcrest, NY

Super Seven, 75 Orange Tpk, Sloatsburg, NY, was cited for selling alcohol to an underage undercover. An employee of the store, age 26, was charged with Prohibited Sale of Alcohol to a Minor, an ABC Law violation. This employee was released on his own recognizance pending a future court appearance in the Village of Sloatsburg Justice Court.

Look & Pick (Guzzels), 362 N Main St, Hillcrest, NY, was also cited for selling to an underage undercover. An employee of the store, age 66, was charged with the same violation. This employee was also released on his own recognizance pending a future court appearance in the Town of Ramapo Justice Court.

Goldpath Wine and Liquors was also cited for selling alcohol to an underage undercover. An employee of the store, age 21, was charged with the same violation. The employee was also released pending a future court appearance in the Town of Ramapo Justice Court.