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Man Who Tried To Shut Down Boy's Lemonade Stand Investigated

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Doug Wilkey of Dunedin, Fla., tried to shut down the stand as an illegal business. The Tampa Bay Times reports officials were tipped off that Wilkey may have a home business without a license.


Good morning. I'm David Greene. Last week, we told you about a spat between a 12-year-old boy selling lemonade and his 61-year-old neighbor. Doug Wilkey of Dunedin, Florida, said young T.J. Guerrero's lemonade was an illegal business. For one thing, all the press attention has the lemonade business booming for T.J. As for Mr. Wilkey, well, the Tampa Bay Times reports that he is now under investigation. City officials were tipped off that he's using his home address for his own business without a license. You're listening to MORNING EDITION.

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