On Monday July 20, 2020, the New York State Police Barracks in Riverside conducted an Underage Drinker Enforcement Operation in the town of Southold. During the operation, 1 retail establishment was cited for selling an alcoholic beverage to an undercover State Police operative under the age of 21.
Arrested and charged with Unlawful Dealing with a Child in the First Degree and Prohibited Sale of an Alcoholic Beverage was:
Varinder Singh, 46, of Bellerose, a manager at Showcase Wine & Liquor on County Road 48 in Southold.
The following establishments were checked and found to be in compliance:
1.) Orhan Mini-Mart on Main Rd. in Laurel.
2.) 7-Eleven on Main Rd. in Mattituck.
3.) LaTienda on Main Rd. in Mattituck.
4.) Handy Pantry on Main Rd. in Mattituck.
5.) Rich Harvest Wine & Liquor on Main Rd. in Mattituck.
6.) BP (Okan Grocery) on Rte. 25 in Mattituck.
7.) 7-Eleven on Main Rd. in Cutchogue.
8.) Valero Food Mart on Main Rd. in Cutchogue.
9.) Peconic Liquors on Main Rd. in Cutchogue.
10.) Citgo Quik Mart on Main Rd. in Cutchogue.
11.) Gulf Mini-Mart on Rte. 25 in Southold.