Shop worker fined in court

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A SHOP worker was brought before the courts for selling alcohol to an underage customer during a police operation.

The manager of the Darfield store, a 52-year-old woman, sold the alcohol to a person under supervision of the police on Friday, December 14.

She appeared before Barnsley Magistrates’ Court on Monday, January 28, and was fined £75 and ordered to pay £50 court costs.

Pc Craig Sumpter said after the case that police would continue to target premises who sell alcohol to underage customers.