Businesses Fail Alcohol Compliance Checks

The Brookings Police Department conducts a series of alcohol compliance checks on local businesses last week.

According to Detective Adam Smith, 13 local business were checked — 4 of those business failed the check and sold alcohol to an underage buyer.

The businesses failing the alcohol compliance check were: La Cantina, The Lanes, Pump ‘n Pack South, and the Corner Pantry (formerly known as The Depot).

Detective Smith says the employees who sold to the minor received citations from Brookings Police and will have to appear in court; the businesses involved will now face fines from the state.