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Eastbourne: Two more caught in selling alcohol to minors

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wo Eastbourne businesses and their employess are facing prosecution after selling alcohol to two 16 year old girls.

Part of a late last month crackdown of around 15 outlets around the Lower Hutt area both the Eastbourne 4 Square and the Lifeboat Tavern were caught. This is a continuing undertaking by Hutt Valley Police to monitor underage liquor purchase . Recently a Naenae liquor store was prosecuted as a result of this crackdown.

Police have filed reports with the Liquor Licensing Authority and will be charging the employees involved with the sale of liquor to minors.


Written by HuttNZ

July 21, 2009 at 5:40 am

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  1. […] would be more operations in the near future. Earlier operations had resulted in convictions at Eastbourne and NaeNae. Earlier operations show the local police take this facet of liquor licencing […]

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