Fog/Mist
67°FFog/MistFull Forecast

Police cite clerk, say she sold cigarettes to minor

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – A Kroger clerk was given a city citation Monday for selling cigarettes to a minor, Sterling Police said in a news release.

The department sent a 16-year-old into 20 stores to try to buy cigarettes as part of the tobacco compliance checks it does three times a year.

Christina Garcia, 19, of Sterling, was cited, Sgt. Steve Hubbard said. The 19 other stores were in compliance.

National video



Reader Poll

How worried are you about the current volatility in the stock market?
Very worried
Somewhat worried
Not very worried
Not worried at all