An investigation by East Hampton Town Police into the sale of alcohol to minors has led to the arrest of five people at four different markets and one bar on Friday.
According to police, the department used an underage agent to attempt to buy an alcoholic beverage at various locations throughout the town. Police said those arrested violated the New York State Beverage Control Law, Section 65, which is a misdemeanor.
Casal R. Seigas, 67, of Montauk, was arrested at 5:40 p.m. at the Old Stone Market on Old Stone Highway in Amagansett.
Cristina L. Bermeo, 27, of East Hampton, was arrested at 6:40 p.m. at Damark’s Deli on Three Mile Harbor in East Hampton.
Hollie Myers, 53, of East Hampton, was arrested at 7:15 p.m. at the Maidstone Market on Three Mile Harbor-Hog Creek Road in Springs.
Nellie M. Lopez, 31, of East Hampton, was arrested at 7:50 p.m. at Chiquita Latina on Montauk Highway in East Hampton.
John Caravaggio, 52, of Florida, was arrested at 11:55 p.m. at the Memory Motel on Montauk Highway in Montauk.
All were released on appearance tickets and are scheduled to appear in East Hampton Town Justice Court at a later date.