11/28/20 @ 0245 HRS: Deputy Sheriffs shut down illegal bottle club @ 202 West 36th St, NY: 393+ people, violation of emergency orders, no liquor license, warehousing liquor, 4 organizers charged with offenses for penal, health, alcohol beverage control laws & arrest warrant. pic.twitter.com/5zXIwuRkrG
— NYC SHERIFF (@NYCSHERIFF) November 28, 2020
Your daily reminder that the police are not your friends.
Via The Hill:
New York City officials said they shut down an illegal club over the weekend that hosted nearly 400 people in violation of health precautions amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The New York City Sheriff’s Office tweeted Sunday that officials shut down an “illegal bottle club” in Manhattan with more than 393 people at 2:45 a.m. on Saturday. Four people were charged in connection with the gathering.