Needle found in candy bar

One of several bars purchased in Angus

OPP are investigating after a sewing needle was found in one of several chocolate bars bought last weekend at a store in Angus

The wrapping was inspected for tampering, but it could not be determined if the needle was slipped in during or after manufacturing.

The candy-maker has been notified and is taking steps to ensure quality standards are being adhered to.

Police advise residents to inspect the wrappers of candy bars of any type prior to consumption.  

If you have information about this crime call Nottawasaga OPP at 705-434-1939 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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