Citations issued during alcohol sales compliance check

MONROE, OH (FOX19) - The Monroe Police Department held an alcohol sales compliance check of businesses in Monroe and Lemon Township on Thursday.

Three businesses failed the compliance check - The Field Arena in Monroe, the Shell gas station on Oxford State Road in Lemon Township and Cassano's Pizza in Monroe. These businesses sold alcohol to a person who was less than 21 years old.

The persons in violation of the law were cited. Information will be passed on to the Ohio Department of Public Safety.

Eight businesses refused to sell alcohol to a minor.

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