Two businesses have been forced to close as they were caught selling alcohol to minors for a third time, police said.
An undercover investigation has busted eight Queens stores, mostly near high schools and colleges, for allegedly selling alcohol to minors.
A recent Ridgewood sting nabbed nearly a dozen establishments selling alcohol to minors. The 104th Precinct conducted the undercover operation of more than 30 businesses in Ridgewood in mid-November. An underage auxiliary officer was sent into the establishments to buy alcohol. If he was not carded or allowed to purchase the drinks without an ID, [...]