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10 Longview tobacco stores caught selling to minors

LONGVIEW, TX - The Longview Police Department busts stores selling tobacco to minors.

On April 15, the Longview Police Department conducted a tobacco sting to test the compliance of area tobacco retailers in regards to Texas tobacco laws.

The undercover stings utilized 14 to16-year-old minors, accompanied by Longview Police Officers, who entered stores and attempted to purchase tobacco products.

The undercover officer/minor teams went to 76 Longview area tobacco retailers and of those, 10 retailers sold tobacco to the undercover minors.

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