Teenager is busted

Dalby Herald - - NEWS -

A TEENAGER will be hit with a hefty fine af­ter he was caught un­der-age drink­ing and re­fus­ing to leave a li­censed premises at the week­end.

The 17-year-old from Chin­chilla was caught by po­lice drink­ing al­co­hol at the Dalby Stock Horse Sale at the town’s show­grounds about 12.20am Satur­day.

Se­cu­rity of­fi­cers told po­lice the teenager had left but snuck back in, and was found drink­ing al­co­hol within the li­censed premises.

He was ar­rested and charged with fail­ing to leave a li­censed premises, and un­der-age drink­ing.

The in­ci­dent was one of sev­eral po­lice were called to at the horse sale which drew in a crowd of thou­sands.

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