03 September 2021

Major George J. Mohl
Troop L Commander




On Thursday, September 2, 2021, the New York State Police Barracks in East Meadow conducted an Underage Drinker Enforcement Operation in the village of Freeport.  During the operation, 2 retail establishments were 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:

Christian Molina, 18, of Freeport, NY, a clerk at 7-11, Merrick Road in Freeport.

Martina Elaskar-Sarli, 22, of Freeport, NY, a clerk at Liquor Warehouse of Freeport, Buffalo Avenue in Freeport. 

The following establishments were also checked and found to be in compliance:

1.) Gas Sale – Merrick Rd, Freeport.

2.) Crosstown Wines and Spirits – Main St, Freeport.

3.)  Conoco – Merrick Rd, Freeport.

4.) Freeport Mini Mart – West Merrick Rd, Freeport.

5.)  Babu Wine and Liquor – West Merrick Rd, Freeport.

6.) Giv N Go Gas Station - Merrick Rd, Freeport.

7.) Sunoco Gas Station – West Merrick Rd, Freeport.

8.) 7-11 – Sunrise Highway, Freeport



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