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.