Police to shut Jerusalem kiosk for selling alcohol to minors

By ETGAR LEFKOVITS
December 6, 2007 18:20

 
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Jerusalem Police on Thursday arrested a city kiosk owner and his daughter for allegedly selling alcohol to a group of 14-year-old female minors, police said. One of the teens who consumed the alcoholic beverage lost consciousness late Wednesday night, and needed to be hospitalized overnight, Jerusalem police spokesman Shmuel Ben-Ruby said. During their police interrogation it emerged that the daughter of the kiosk owner had sold a 14-year-old the drink even though she was underage. The police plan to issue a closure order for the city kiosk.

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