(WYTV) – Agents with the Ohio Investigative Unit cited two local businesses, alleging that they violated health orders.
Tonya L. Cross, known as Tommy Dogg’s in Niles, received a citation for improper conduct – disorderly activities.
According to the Ohio Investigative Unit, at 10:35 p.m., agents entered the location and found the premises was open and operating. Agents reported finding 25 customers congregating and drinking alcohol.
Under orders from the Ohio Health Department, all restaurants must be closed to indoor dining after 10 p.m. in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The Rig in Warren received its second citation, this time for improper conduct – disorderly activities.
The cases will go before the Ohio Liquor Control Commission for potential penalties, including fines and/or the suspension or revocation of liquor permits.