8 arrested in PTC alcohol sting

Eight people were issued citations in an undercover investigation Thursday after selling alcohol to an underage person, police said.

The incidents happened at seven of 26 establishments that were surveyed in a joint operation between Peachtree City Police and the Georgia Department of Revenue.

The establishments where citations were issued were Katie’s Liquor Store, Line Creek Liquor, the Wisdom Road Shell gas station, the Pit Stop gas station on Petrol Point, City Tap, El Ranchero at Braelinn Village and Chili’s Bar and Grill.

The following persons were cited in the sting for furnishing alcohol to a person under 21 years old:
• Marie Elaine McLeod, 28, of Otara Woods Court, Newnan, who was also cited with selling alcohol without a Peachtree City permit
• Marco Jaime Sanchez, 24, of Renwick Drive, Senoia
• Ronnie William Nathan Wages, 21, of Willis Walk, Griffin
• Lacrisha Jackson, 39, of 450 South Peachtree Parkway, Peachtree City
• Adam Blair Armagost, 21, of Newhaven Drive, Fayetteville
• Taylor Alexander Griffin, 23, of South Street, Carrollton; and
• Lucy Neal Johnson, 56, of Johnston Street, Senoia.

Also, a separate charge of selling alcohol without a Peachtree City permit was filed on Benjamin Bartley Dixon, 31, of Wagon Wheel Trail, Senoia.

The sting was conducted between 4 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. July 28.

Date TYPO corrected.

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What a "timely" news story

Let's see... the sting took place on JUNE 28th and was reported on in the paper on JULY 29th. Nothing personal but, are we sure this sting happend THIS YEAR?

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Typo, Madam Darko; you ever made one of those?

Here's the official police news release sent JULY 29, 2011:

PEACHTREE CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
SPECIAL PRESS RELEASE

July 29, 2011

On Thursday, July 28, 2011, between 4:00 pm and 11:30 pm, the Georgia Department of Revenue and the Peachtree City Police Department conducted an operation involving the selling of alcohol to underage people at 26 establishments in Peachtree City.

A total of seven of these 26 establishments had at least one employee who committed a violation of an alcohol law and was cited. All businesses shown below were also cited by the Georgia Department of Revenue for a State Alcohol Regulation violation.

Chili's Bar & Grill
250 Marketplace Connector
Marie Elaine McLeod, 28, Otara Woods Ct., Newnan
Furnishing Alcohol to Person Under 21
Selling Alcohol Without PTC Permit (Server)
Benjamin Bartley Dixon, 31, of Wagon Wheel Tr., Senoia
Selling Alcohol Without PTC Permit (Manager)

Katie's Liquor Store
102 Lexington Circle
Adam Blair Armagost, 21, of Newhaven Dr.
Fayetteville
Furnishing Alcohol to Person Under 21

El Ranchero (Braelinn Village)
596 Crosstown Drive
Marco Jaime Sanchez, 24, of Renwick Drive, Senoia
Furnishing Alcohol to Person Under 21
Line Creek Liquor
2763 West Hwy 54
Taylor Alexander Griffin, 23, of South St.,
Carrollton
Furnishing Alcohol to Person Under 21

Pit Stop (Petrol Pt.)
100 Petrol Point
Ronnie William Nathan Wages, 21, of Wills Walk, Griffin
Furnishing Alcohol to Person Under 21

Wisdom Shell
307 North Hwy 74
Lucy Neal Johnson, 56, of Johnson St., Senoia, GA
Furnishing Alcohol to Person Under 21

City Tap
273 Commerce Drive
Lacrisha Jackson, 39, of 450 South Peachtree Pkwy.,
Peachtree City
Furnishing Alcohol to Person Under 21

Public Information Officer – Captain Rosanna Dove