Sweet tea is the favorite drink for millions of Georgians and Southerners. But on Halloween night in Augusta, Georgia, someone tried to spice up sweet tea at a local Jimmy John's.
Store employees called police on two occasions to report some mysterious pills at the bottom of a tea container, according to Macon Telegraph.
A middle-aged couple first alerted store employees earlier in the evening when they said something in tea made them sick. Later that night, an employee tried the beverage, and it tasted off. The worker thought it was ecstasy pills, according to the police report.
The store manager then called the police and told them "it was a suspicious substance found in the sweet tea cup."
Then, on November 4, police were called back to the same restaurant. The store owner told police he found two small pills at the bottom of the tea container. The drink had been made earlier that day.
One responding officer wrote: “I observed two circular peach colored items in the tea container matching pills. I wore protective gloves and tried to retrieve the items, but they both fell apart as soon as I touched them. ”
Police collected a sample of teen from the restaurant.
Police told the newsgroup McClatchy that the incidents are still under investigation.
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