|August 2, 2017
For Immediate Release
|Office of Congressional and Public Affairs
TTB Press Release
TTB Issues Regulation Streamlining Import Procedures
On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, Eric Jex, 29, of Uniondale, New York, pleaded guilty to accepting more than $250,000 in cash bribes from three people, including a New York State Liquor Licensee, making unauthorized liquor purchases from the Navy Exchange Service Command where he worked.
The Naval Criminal Investigative Service; U.S. Department of the Treasury, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau; and the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance, Criminal Investigations Division investigated this case.
A copy of the press release may be found on the United States Department of Justice website.