NYSP Arrest One Person in Underage Drinking Crackdown

Published 03/28 2014 11:41AM

Updated 03/28 2014 11:44AM

TUPPER LAKE, N.Y. - New York State Police are conduct an underage drinking initiative in Franklin County. 

Police say during their initiative one person, 80-year-old Marjeed Maroun, of Ray's Discount Liquor Store in Tupper Lake, was arrested for selling an alcoholic beverage to a person under the age of 21. A total of 12 establishments were checked throughout the southern portion of the county, 11 were in compliance. 

Maroun was issued an appearance ticket to appear in court on Monday. 

Anyone who wants to report underage drinking can call the Franklin County Underage tip line at 1-877-FR21TIP. 

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