Metro Sting Targets Underage Drinking
(Las Vegas, NV) — Police conducted a sting operation Friday night to arrest adults who purchase alcohol for minors. About half the people approached by an undercover 19-year-old allegedly agreed to, and purchased the alcohol.
During the sting, police also found marijuana and ecstasy. Officers issued five citations for furnishing alcohol to a minor and arrested two people. The punishment is up to a $1,000 fine and up to six months in jail.