4 Accused of Selling Vapes to Minors in 2nd Precinct Shops

Suffolk County Police arrested four people Tuesday on charges of  selling vapes and e-cigarettes to minors in the Second Precinct.

After many community complaints, Second Precinct Crime Section officers investigated the sale of vapes and e-cigarettes to minors during which 15 businesses were checked for compliance with the law.

The following four people were charged with Unlawfully Dealing with a Child 2nd Degree:

  • Julio Reyes-Alvarado, 26, of Huntington Station, an employee of Huntington Village Vapes, located at 4 Elm St., Huntington
  • Rajwinder Singh, 26, of Floral Park, an employee of Huntington Smoke & Vape, located at 1730 B Jericho Turnpike, Huntington
  • Cassandra Thaw, 28, of Deer Park, an employee of Gotham Smoke Shop, located at 681 East Jericho Turnpike, Huntington Station
  • Mohamed Elfeky, 31, of Huntington Station, an employee of Evolve Smoke Shop, located at 290 Larkfield Road, East Northport

All four were issued Field Appearance Tickets and are scheduled to appear in First District Court in Central Islip on a later date.

Eleven other businesses in the Huntington, Huntington Station, Greenlawn and East Northport areas were checked, but had no violations.

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