Three Sioux Falls stores fail alcohol compliance checks

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - Three Sioux Falls stores failed alcohol compliance checks conducted by the Sioux Falls Police Department.

The checks were conducted on April 16 in the northeast area of Sioux Falls.

The Sioux Falls Police Department says officers checked 24 businesses with off sale alcohol licenses. Of the 24 businesses checked, three failed and sold alcohol to a person under 21 years of age.

The businesses that failed the compliance check were:
• J&K Kwik Stop at 1200 E. 10th Street the clerk was issued a summons for furnishing alcohol to a person 18-20 years old and given a court date.
• Shop ‘N Cart Northeast at 2701 E. 6th Street the clerk was issued a summons for furnishing alcohol to a person 18-20 years old and given a court date.
• King’s Liquor Mart at 3725 N. Cliff Avenue the clerk was issued a summons for furnishing alcohol to a person 18-20 years old and given a court date.

In an effort to protect the young people in our community, the Sioux Falls Police Department will continue to conduct random alcohol compliance checks.