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Sting operation in Oroville set up to deter underage drinking

Action News Now reporter Luna Nas went on a ride-along with the Oroville Police Department Saturday to observe Saturday's sting operation

Posted: Mar 9, 2019 11:39 PM

OROVILLE, Calif. - Police in Oroville are working with teen as part of a statewide effort to fight underage drinking.

Action News Now reporter Luna Nas joined officers and a group of teen actors for a "shoulder tap" operation on Saturday in Oroville. The young people played their part by trying to convince adults at or near local liquor stores and gas stations to buy them liquor.

Oroville Police Detective Raymond Stott took Nas on a ride-along to observe the sting operation.

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