FEUER SECURES CONVICTIONS AGAINST AFTER-HOURS KOREATOWN RESTAURANT AND BAR

Updated: Feb 13

LOS ANGELES – City Attorney Mike Feuer today announced that his office has successfully secured convictions against the owner and two employees Bongsoongah Hak (3950 Wilshire Blvd.) for selling alcohol after hours and attempting to hide evidence from police.

“The after-hours serving of alcohol is not only illegal, it is detrimental to the community,” said Feuer. “This conviction is a product of an effective partnership between my office and law enforcement and sends a clear message that this behavior will not be tolerated.”

“The Olympic Area police station has been working with local bars and restaurants to ensure compliance with the law,” said Captain Vito Palazzolo, Los Angeles Police Department. “Bars and restaurants that operate after hours and commit other related violations not only gain an unfair advantage over law-abiding businesses, they also lead to the commission of crimes such as assaults, drunk in public, and driving under the