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VWPD investigates tainted candy incident

VW independent/submitted information

The Van Wert Police Department is looking into an incident involving a piece of Halloween candy that contained a metal object. The “gummy-type” candy was wrapped in clear sealed wrapper with purple ends (see photos below).  

The department is asking that anyone with information contact them at 419.238.2462. 

POSTED: 10/28/19 at 11:13 am. FILED UNDER: News