Casamato's, Inc., Hazleton, has been cited by the Pennsylvania State Police, Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement, for a violation of the state's liquor laws.

Police said it is alleged that on Sept. 2, a representative of the business issued checks or drafts in payments for purchases of malt or brewed beverages when it had insufficient funds in, or credit with, the institution upon which drawn for the payment of such checks.

An administrative law judge will impose penalties for the violations.