The illegal sales of alcoholic beverages to minors are moving smoother than the booze being purchased.
No questions were asked - literally. The money was just collected and the alcoholic beverages delivered to the children, some of whom were wearing their school uniform at the time of the purchase.
In the words immortalised by super sleuth Adrian Monk from the hit television series, Monk, "Here's what happened:"
Effects of alcohol use on teens
Decreases teens' ability to pay attention.
The younger a person is when he/she begins to drink, the more likely he/she is to become an alcoholic.
Teens who drink are more likely to engage in sexual activity, have unprotected sex, or have sex with a stranger.
Excess alcohol use can cause or mask other emotional problems, like anxiety or depression.
Drinking in excess can lead to the use of other drugs, like marijuana, cocaine, or heroin.
What leads a teen to drink
Low parent supervision
Inconsistent or severe parental discipline
Family history of alcohol or drug abuse
Signs of alcohol abuse
Becoming verbally or physically abusive
Having alcohol paraphernalia
Changes in friends.