FAIRFIELD — Police cited seven businesses Saturday in Fairfield that reportedly sold tobacco products to minors.
Fairfield police conducted a sting with minors as decoys that attempted to buy tobacco products. Of the 38 businesses targeted, seven reportedly sold to the minor.
Employees at ARCO AM/PM at 105 Lopes Road, Union 76 at 134 Pittman Road, Chevron at 2990 Travis Blvd., Union Food and Liquor at 400 Union Ave., Kwik Serve at 1530 W. Texas St., Rock On at 1630 N. Texas St. and Liquor Tree at 1972 N. Texas St. were all suspected of selling to a minor and were issued citations.
The investigation was funded through a grant from the Solano County Board of Supervisors and Fairfield’s Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Task Force.
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