Couple Arrested for Selling Alcohol Without a License - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Del. Couple Arrested for Selling Alcohol Without a License

Posted: Updated:
Graciano Lopez Graciano Lopez
Alicia Lopez Alicia Lopez

GEORGETOWN, Del.- A tip led to the arrests of a Georgetown couple accused of selling alcohol without a license from their home. 

The Delaware Division of Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement on Thursday said an investigation confirmed 66-year-old Alicia M. Lopez and 80-year-old Graciano Lopez were selling alcohol from their home on Lantern Lane and agents actually purchased alcoholic beverages from there.

DATE said agents and members of the Georgetown Police Department on Thursday executed a search warrant at the home and seized several brands of beer and more than $1,300 in cash. Investigators said it was discovered that the home was also operating as an unlicensed convenience store and restaurant, selling various beverages, food and personal items.

Alicia Lopez was charged with selling alcohol without a license and released on $250 unsecured bond. Graciano Lopez was charged with selling alcohol without a license, illegal storage of alcohol, and carrying on an unlicensed business. He was released on $750 unsecured bond.

  • Delmarvawide NewsDelmarvawide NewsMore>>

  • White Marlin Open in Ocean City to Start Monday

    White Marlin Open in Ocean City to Start Monday

    Friday, August 1 2014 7:55 AM EDT2014-08-01 11:55:41 GMT
    The 2014 White Marlin Open will be held from August 4th through 8th in Ocean City, Maryland.More
    The 2014 White Marlin Open will be held from August 4th through 8th in Ocean City, Maryland.More
  • Public Transportation Use up on Maryland's Eastern Shore

    Friday, August 1 2014 7:54 AM EDT2014-08-01 11:54:26 GMT
    The Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore says more people are using public transportation in the region.More
    The Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore says more people are using public transportation in the region.More
  • WBOC and FOX21 Reach Agreement with DIRECTV

    WBOC and FOX21 Reach Agreement with DIRECTV

    Friday, August 1 2014 7:52 AM EDT2014-08-01 11:52:28 GMT
    Craig Jahelka, vice president general manager of WBOC-TV issued the following statement early Friday: "WBOC-TV and FOX21 are pleased to announce we will continue to be available to DIRECTV subscribers. We have reached an agreement designed to secure continued carriage of our top-rated stations on DIRECTV for the foreseeable future. "We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude for the support and understanding our family, friends and neighbors here on Delmarva have demons...More
    Craig Jahelka, vice president general manager of WBOC-TV issued the following statement early Friday: "WBOC-TV and FOX21 are pleased to announce we will continue to be available to DIRECTV subscribers. We have reached an agreement designed to secure continued carriage of our top-rated stations on DIRECTV for the foreseeable future. "We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude for the support and understanding our family, friends and neighbors here on Delmarva have demons...More
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Credit Card Scam Hits Ocean City

    Credit Card Scam Hits Ocean City

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:46 PM EDT2014-08-01 00:46:29 GMT
    OCEAN CITY, Md.- The Ocean City Police Department is advising citizens of a recent cyber-attack that compromised the security of numerous credit card processing companies nationwide.More
    OCEAN CITY, Md.- The Ocean City Police Department is advising citizens of a recent cyber-attack that compromised the security of numerous credit card processing companies nationwide.More
  • Easton Woman Charged with Murder of Virginia Tech Student

    Easton Woman Charged with Murder of Virginia Tech Student

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-07-31 16:48:41 GMT
    A 22-year-old Easton, Md. woman has been charged with both first- and second-degree murder in Virginia's Montgomery County Circuit Court.More
    A 22-year-old Easton, Md. woman has been charged with both first- and second-degree murder in Virginia's Montgomery County Circuit Court.More
  • Trimper's Rides Sued

    Trimper's Rides Sued

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:09:38 GMT
    Friday June 28, 2012 started out as a normal day at the amusement park for J and his family until they rode the Hampton I, a mini car and truck ride.More
    Friday June 28, 2012 started out as a normal day at the amusement park for J and his family until they rode the Hampton I, a mini car and truck ride.More
Powered by WorldNow

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service