Caught selling alcohol to minors in Cordele

Chester King / Crisp County Sheriff's Office

After the Crisp County Sheriff's Office received numerous complaints about a business selling alcohol to minors, they took action.

Local parents and parents as far away as Perry, Georgia were saying the business known as The Party Shoppe on 24th Avenue in Cordele was selling alcohol to people under-age.

After an investigation done by the CCSO they determined manager Chandresh Patel and clerk Chester King were in violation of state law and contributing to the selling of alcohol to minors.

Both were charged with furnishing alcohol to minors and both have been released on bond.