Is "VA ABC STORE 216" fraud?

Written by Remi Russell

June 18th, 2024

Medium Risk

What is "VA ABC STORE 216"?

The Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (VA ABC) has been in operation since 1934. It is a state-run entity that regulates the distribution of alcoholic beverages in Virginia. VA ABC manages the sale of a variety of alcohol products, including wines, spirits, and mixers. In addition to retail operations, the organization is also responsible for education initiatives and law enforcement related to alcohol regulations within the state.

  • **VA**: Virginia (location/state)
  • **ABC**: Alcoholic Beverage Control (store type)
  • **STORE 216**: Specific store number 216
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