Five businesses in Lafayette were cited for selling alcohol to an underage person during a compliance operation by the Police Department and the state Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control, police spokesman Cpl. Paul Mouton said in a news release.

A total of 25 locations were checked during Thursday’s operation using undercover persons under the age of 21 in an attempt to purchase alcohol beverages from businesses, Mouton said.

The five locations cited are:

Stop & Buy, 908 Carmel Drive.

Shop Rite, 1110 N. University Ave.

Chevron, 1808 W. Pinhook Road.

Circle K, 3400 W. Pinhook Road.

Texaco, 2727 W. Pinhook Road.