GRANVILLE, N.Y. – State police conducted an underage drinking sting in Washington County Friday resulting in two arrests.
The initiative targeted the sale of alcohol to minors and utilized a team consisting of state police members and underage, undercover operatives. The team visited 22 various convenience, grocery and liquor stores in Washington County and attempted to purchase alcoholic beverages.
The operation resulted in the arrest of Jacqueline Finney of Greenwich, N.Y. at Thruway Beverages II Inc. and Shena Carty of Granville, N.Y. at Edwards Liquor Warehouse.
They were arrested for unlawful dealing with a child in the first degree and were scheduled a court appearance for a later date.
The state police were assisted by the Village of Granville Police Department.