JAMESTOWN – Three stores in Jamestown were caught selling alcohol to minors during a compliance check Wednesday.

Underage buyers were able to obtain alcohol at Robo’s, 817 N. Main St., Aero Mart, 1407 Washington St., and 7-Eleven, 1011 E. Second St., according to authorities.

Police issued appearance tickets to the following clerks, all of Jamestown: Preston J. Jones, 19, of Forest Avenue; Brandon L. Olds, 21, Spring Street; and James J. Colburn, 40, Williams Street. Thirteen establishments were checked in the operation, conducted by Jamestown and state police and the State Liquor Authority.