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2 Wicomico County Businesses Cited for Underage Alcohol Sales

Posted: May 10, 2018 2:50 PM Updated:

SALISBURY, Md.- Authorities say a routine compliance check conducted Wednesday by the Wicomico County Alcohol Task Force resulted in two businesses being cited for selling alcohol to underage buyers.  

Richard Garnder, chief liquor license inspector for the Wicomico Board of [Liquor] License Commissioners, said that of the 13 licensed establishments checked during "Operation Spot Check," two failed, for an 84.6 percent pass rate. 

The businesses that failed included:

  • Mojo’s, 213 E. Main St., Salisbury
  • The Warehouse, 1147 S. Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury

The businesses that passed included:

  • Royal Farms, 1033 S. Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury
  • Center City Exxon, 500 S. Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury
  • T’s Mini Market, 400 N. Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury
  • Express Food Store, 900 N. Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury 
  • Shore Stop, 1215 Mount Hermon Road, Salisbury
  • Truitt Street Goose Creek, 111 Truitt St., Salisbury
  • Shell Quick Stop, 900 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury 
  • Sobo’s, 1015 Eastern Shore Dr., Salisbury
  • East Moon, 800 S. Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury
  • The Brick Room, 116 N. Division St., Salisbury
  • The Edge, 300 S. Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury

Gardner said the licensees of the establishments that failed the compliance checks will be required to appear before the Board of [Liquor] License Commissioners for a show cause hearing whereupon they could face fines or suspensions of their liquor licenses, or both. The clerks who sold the alcohol will be charged by the officers of the task force, according to Gardner.

The task force is comprised of the Board of [Liquor] License Commissioners, Maryland State Police, the Wicomico County Sheriff's Office, the Salisbury and Fruitland police departments, as well as the Wicomico County State's Attorney's Office.

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