Topic Author
Posts: 986
Joined: Tue Jan 11, 2000 7:20 am

You Heard Of Poison In Holloween Candy But Not...

Thu Nov 02, 2000 7:25 am

(Minneapolis-AP) -- Several Minneapolis children got a Halloween scare of the worst kind when a man gave them Snickers candy bars with pins in them.

At least one child bit into the dangerous snack, but didn't require medical attention. Police have arrested a 49-year-old man on suspicion that he put the metal into the candy bars.

His name has not been released. He could be formally charged today.

Police say they found seven candy bars with pins in them, but fear that might be up to 20 more out there.

Police are warning parents to check any candy distributed by a man in a green and black plaid shirt at the corner of Lake Street and Harriet Avenue South in Minneapolis last night.

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: LAH1 and 1 guest

Popular Searches On

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos