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Illinois State Police Zone 3 agents conducted Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement surveillance at various establishments during the evening hours of Wednesday, September 25, 2019, in Will County.

The purpose of these ACE details is to determine which businesses may be selling alcoholic beverages to minors. A total of twenty four locations were surveilled in New Lenox.

Three establishments were involved in the sale of an alcoholic beverage to a minor. Berkot’s Super Foods employee Alina Alfarro-Carranza, 22, of New Lenox, United Liquors employee Lucia Ignaszak, 53, of New Lenox, Bulldog Ale House employee Michelle Chlebowski, 26, of New Lenox were arrested for Unlawful Delivery of Alcoholic Liquor to a Minor, a Class A misdemeanor.

All three were released on a notice to appear in court. The Illinois State Police commends establishments which do not sell alcohol to minors. This project was funded by the Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Traffic Safety.