3 West Peoria businesses fail alcohol compliance checks

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Published: May. 13, 2022 at 11:37 AM CDT
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WEST PEORIA (Heart of Illinois ABC) - 3 businesses in West Peoria were cited for illegally selling alcohol to a minor.

The Peoria County Sheriff’s Office says out of six businesses checked on Thursday, May 12, the following three were cited:

  • Express Liquors, 725 N. Western Ave. West Peoria, IL
  • Farmington Food & Liquor, 2100 W. Farmington Rd. West Peoria, IL
  • Express Liquors on Farmington, 2705 W. Farmington Rd, West Peoria, IL

“These operations remind business owners of the importance of having policies in place to prevent alcohol sales to those who are underage,” said Sheriff’s Office Captain Chris Watkins. “We are trying to prevent the tragedies we have witnessed with underage drinking.”

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