Investigators checked liquor gross sales at two dozen shops within the Brookhaven space Thursday and located one retailer in Centereach the place the clerk bought to a minor, police stated.
The clerk at NY Meals & Drink on Center County Street, Buenaventura Benitez, forty three, of Smithtown, was given a summons, Suffolk County police stated.
He was cited for unlawfully coping with a toddler and prohibited sale (of alcohol) to an individual underneath 21.
Officers from the Sixth Precinct and the State Liquor Authority carried out underage alcohol checks at 24 companies in Centereach, Coram, East Setauket, Port Jefferson Station, Stony Brook, Miller Place and Mount Sinai, police stated.
Staff on the different shops refused to promote alcohol to a minor.