Three Solon bars were issued administrative citations after they were caught breaking liquor laws during an operation on Dec. 7, according to Solon Police.
Officers with the Ohio Division of Liquor Control perfomed undercover operations in Solon on Dec. 7, sending officers to bars in the city to check their compliance with the state's liquor laws and complying with their liquor licenses.
According to Solon Police, three bars were cited. They include:
The Rusty Bucket at Uptown Solon was issued an administrative citation after a bartender, 26, served alcohol to someone who was 17 years old. The bartender was also cited in the incident.
The Annex Bar and Grille on Pettibone Road was issued an administrative citation after a bartender, 28, allowed a patron to walk out the door with a beer. That bartender was also cited in the incident. The Annex also received an administrative citation for a sanitation issue.
The Crossroads Restaurant on Aurora Road was issued an administrative citation for allowing disorderly conduct after officers saw a man passed out at the bar. The man, a 53-year-old Solon man, was also cited for disorderly conduct.
Administrative citations are added to a bar's file and will be considered when the liquor license is up for renewal.