Indiana State Excise Police officers cited Al's Bar on West Columbia Street in Evansville for a series of alcohol, tobacco and gambling charges. The bar received six citations in total.
Al's Bar was preliminarily charged with unlawful purchase of liquor from another retailer, selling alcohol on credit and being a public nuisance for professional gambling and promoting professional gambling, a felony, according to officials. Al's Bar was also charged with three separate violations of the state's Smoke-Free Air Law: failure to remove ashtrays, failing to post interior signs and failure to post signs at the entrance. Officers seized several bottles of liquor and evidence of unlawful gambling
We're told the bar also received a warning for price discrimination.