This operation was performed at 54 local stores throughout the south end of Brevard County. Out of the 54 stores where attempts were made to purchase alcohol, 13 employees from 13 different stores sold to the underage confidential informant. Each employee was charged with one count of one sale of alcohol to a person under the age of 21 in violation of Florida State Statue 562.11. They were each given a court date/notice to appear, and released on their own recognizance.
The following persons were charged:
1.) Steven Drake, 47.
2.) Megan Renee Buckling, 22.
3.) Ghulam Nabi, 60.
4.) Colton Rockwell, 20.
5.) Whitney Mitchell, 26.
Location of arrest: Circle K, 2290 Harris Avenue NE, Palm Bay, Florida
6.) Basant Jadunandan, 65.
7.) Divyeshkvmar Patel, 36.
Location of arrest: K&M Discount, 215 Fifth Avenue, Indialantic, Florida
8.) Cynthia Sinclair Bucholtz, 22.
Location of arrest: CVS, 100 N. Miramar Avenue, Indialantic, Florida
9.) Shawn McGrath, 28.
Location of arrest: Shell Station, 2090 N. A1A, Indian Harbor Beach, Florida
10.)Peter Brooks, 21.
Location of arrest: Racetrac, 4535 W. New Haven, West Melbourne, Florida
11.)Galan Ghanshyambhai Bhatt, 32.
Location of arrest: Chevron Station, 4640 West Eau Gallie Boulevard, Melbourne,
12.)Amanda Miller, 28.
Location of arrest: Chevron Station, 255 Ocean Boulevard, Satellite Beach, Florida
13.)Arvind Patel, 71.
Location of arrest: K&D Discount, 1902 S. Orlando Avenue, Cocoa Beach, Florida