During the operation, twenty (20) businesses were checked with only one (1) violation. An employee of Light House Liquors located in Charlotte Hall, Maryland, sold an alcoholic beverage to a person under the age of twenty-one. The employee was issued a citation, which carries a possible $2,500.00 fine if convicted. The violation will be submitted to the St. Mary’s County Alcohol Beverage Board and a hearing will be conducted. The license holders for Light House Liquors will be required to appear.
Any questions regarding compliance checks or to report businesses selling alcohol to underage persons please call Corporal James Stone at 301-475-4040.