Three people were arrested and a Copiague deli was condemned and closed after police said they found gambling, drinking and code violations there Friday night.
The owner, an employee and a customer were arrested as authorities shut down Dixon Deli & Grocery on Dixon Avenue, SCPD said.
The deli owner, Rosa Marmol,was charged with two counts of having a disorderly premises as well as promoting gambling and possession of gambling devices which are all misdemeanors. Arleen Melo, an employee was charged with allowing the consumption of beer on the premises and possession of untaxed cigarettes, also misdemeanors. Yosy DeLeon, a customer, was charged with misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance, police said.
The Town of Babylon Quality of Life Task Force issued 13 building, fire and code violations to the owner, according to police.