Laurel police bust 14 businesses for selling beer to minors

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Officers with the Laurel Police Department conducted a beer sting operation on Friday aimed at stopping the illegal sale of alcohol to minors within the city.

During the operation, officers checked 19 businesses, and 14 of the locations made sales to an underage individual.

Each of the clerks who made sales will now be charged with sale of beer to a minor.

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