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A number of prosecutions may arise following an underage drinking sting operation carried out by gardaí.

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Last weekend, a person under the legal drinking age of 18, accompanied by a plain clothes garda, went to ten premises in Kenmare where alcohol is sold.

The test purchasing scheme allows the gardaí to send a teenager into a licensed premises for the purposes of buying alcohol.

If a sale takes place, the premises concerned will be prosecuted.

Killarney gardaí say investigations are ongoing.