Viral Ice Cream-Licking Video Likely Occurred In East Texas
Big Brother is ALWAYS watching!
On Friday (June 28th) a viral video of a woman licking Blue Bell ice cream and putting it back into a Walmart freezer has now gotten the attention of Lufkin Police Department.
Warning: Explicit Language in video
According to KLTV, the woman posted the video on the Twitter account Optimus Primal is seen taking the lid off of Blue Bell's "Tin Roof" ice cream and licking the top and placing the lid back before placing it back has opened up an investigation.
Blue Bell has released a statement of the incident
We have identified a Walmart in Lufkin, Texas, as the store where the malicious act of food tampering took place. Our staff recognized the location in the video, and we inspected the freezer case. We found a Tin Roof half gallon that appears to have been compromised.
Gerald Williamson, Lufkin's Director of Public Safety said appropriate charges will be filed and as a precaution it is recommended that Blue Bell remove products from their shelves.
Texas Law states that it is a felony to tamper with a consumer product if someone could be injured as a result and could be fined up to $10,000 and serve 2 years to life in prison.
The investigation is still on going.