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Four Cited During Alcohol Compliance Checks in Mt. Vernon and Jefferson County

MT. VERNON – Members of the Mt. Vernon Police Department/Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department Narcotics Unit conducted alcohol compliance checks Tuesday.

An underage male was sent to 12 businesses in Mt. Vernon and Jefferson County to attempt and purchase alcohol.

Four locations sold alcohol to the underage person resulting in four people being cited for sale of alcohol to a minor. They are Jessica Colvin of  Bluford Midway Mart, located at  28797 E. Illinois 15 in Bluford; Amitabem Patel of Sensation Station, located at 206 Main St. in Mt. Vernon; Jaimimibem Patel of Times Square Liquors North, located at 900 1/2 Salem Road in Mt. Vernon and Dusty Kelton of Midway Liquor and Tobacco, located at 2516 Veterans Memorial Drive in Mt. Vernon.

Additionally, reports will be forward to the City of Mt. Vernon Liquor Commission for review.