Claxton business owner arrested – Substantial amount of alcohol seized

An investigation conducted by the Evans County Sheriff’s Department (ECSD) and the Georgia Department of Revenue’s Alcohol and Tobacco Division resulted in the arrest of Shailesh Shah, age 60, of Claxton. The investigation also resulted in the seizure of a substantial amount of beverage alcohol on May 30, at around 8 p.m.

ECSD received numerous complaints concerning the Tobacco Store located at 8395 U.S. Hwy. 301, Suite 2, in Claxton. Complaints included . . .

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By Julie Braly, Editor