The Lake County Sheriff’s Office conducted alcohol compliance checks at retail liquor establishments that are located throughout unincorporated Lake County.
The compliance checks were conducted between December 19, 2012 and December 27, 2012. 48 compliance checks were conducted during this round of checks, and as a result, four incidents of illegal sale of alcohol to a minor were documented.
Four clerks representing four different businesses in Wadsworth, unincorporated Antioch and unincorporated Mundelein were issued state citations for selling alcohol to a Lake County Sheriff confidential informant who was under the age of 21.
All of the illegal transactions were witnessed by an undercover Lake County Sheriff’s Office detective.
According to the Sheriff's Department the following clerks were issued citations:
- Indravadan Patel, 58, of Hoffman Estates
- Kiran Patel, 58, of Trevor, WI
- Anne Marie Gonzalez, 47, of Antioch
- Josefina Mondragon-Soto, 42, address unknown