At approximately 7:30 pm. on December 10th, Halifax Regional Police received a suspicious circumstances call in the 0-100 block of Kennedy Dr in Dartmouth.
A 49 year old man reports that while he was eating a bowl of cereal he chewed on a thumb tack which had been in the cereal. The man was not injured. The matter will be followed up by members of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division.
Police encourage citizens to be vigilant in checking all food products and to report any incidents of potential food tampering to police by calling 902-490-5016 or Crime Stoppers anonymously anytime at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by their Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.