Some folks got busted in Macon for selling alcohol without a license. One was a school board member.
Revenue agents arrested three people while checking Macon bars and restaurants Thursday night for 2008 state alcohol licenses.
Arrests were made at The Hummingbird Stage & Taproom, 430 Cherry St.; 550 Blues, 550 Riverside Drive; and Mo Joe’s Restaurant, 5966 Zebulon Road, said Scott Purvis, regional manager of the state Department of Revenue’s Macon office.
Bibb County school board member Kenneth Rodgers, 32, a co-owner of the Hummingbird, and Joshua Allen Loyd, 30, who co-owns 550 Blues, were arrested in the early hours of Thursday night and Friday morning, according to Bibb County jail records. Both were charged with selling alcohol without a license, a misdemeanor offense.