Businesses Cited for Selling Beer to a Minor

(WVLT) - The Knoxville Police Department has cited nearly two dozen businesses for selling alcohol to a minor during undercover stings.

Officers conducted two separate "beer compliance checks" in the past few weeks.

They say out of 48 establishments, 21 of them were ticketed for selling alcohol to an underage police cadet.

The Knoxville Police Department say they will continue the stings around Knoxville in the coming months.

This is the list of establishments cited:

March 20
Cargo Oil Company on Alcoa Highway
Old College Inn on Cumberland Ave.
Urban Bar & Grill on Central Street
Stephano's Pizza on Cumberland Ave.
Moe's on Cumberland Ave.
MK's on White Ave
Tomato Head - Market St
South Side Sports Bar on Moody Ave.
Pizza Hut on Chapman Highway

March 23
Barley's Tap Room on Jackson Ave
Oodles Uncorked in Market Square
Downtown Grill on Gay Street
Sapphire on Gay Street
Gus's Restaurant in Market Square
Electric Cowboy on N. Seven Oaks DRive
Kingston Alley on Kingston Pike
BP Mart on Cumberland Ave
Falafel Hut on James Agee Street
Kimbo's Pizza Shack on White Avenue
Savelli's Deli on Sutherland Ave
Los Amigo's on 17th Street


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