Nation: 7-year-old in Idaho finds rat poison in Halloween haul
From the Trussville Tribune staff reports
MERIDIAN, IDAHO – Police in Meridian Idaho are investigating a case where a 7-year-old child found a baggy of rat poison among their trick-or-treat candy.
According to the Meridian Police Department the child and parents were going through the collection of candy when they discovered a small baggy of rat poison among the treats.
Police are reporting that they do not have a suspect at this time and that the child was unable to remember which house the poison came from.
Police are using this instance to remind parents that they should always go through their children’s trick-or-treat candy to ensure the safety of their children.