Needle Found in Halloween Candy in Mississauga, Police Issues Advisory, Begins Investigation
“Thankfully, no one was injured because it was checked ahead of time,” the post reads.
The 11 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau is investigating after a needle was located in a chocolate bar collected after Halloween trick or treating in Mississauga.
Police believe this chocolate bar is from the neighbourhood south of Mississauga Road between Portway Avenue and Gatley Road. There has only been one incident reported at this time.
Peel Regional Police took to social media on Wednesday morning to warn parents to check their children’s Halloween candy after receiving a report from a parent in Mississauga, Ont. who’d located what was believed to be a sewing needle in theirs.
— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPolice) November 1, 2023