Odessa, Texas (KMID/KPEJ
) — a pharmacy in Texas Moved to Fb this week To answer an alleged incident by which a youngster allegedly stole and ate a Lil Nitro, dubbed the “world’s hottest gummy bear,” and suffered the implications nearly instantly.
Operators at Sunflower Rx within the metropolis of Odessa mentioned they hope the teenager has discovered his lesson.
In a Fb submit, Sunflower Rx operators mentioned the teenager and her buddy went to the shop on Monday, Oct. 3, and left rapidly. After some time, the suspect reportedly ran again into the shop, sweated and had iced tea. He then threw himself to the bottom, at which level the workers requested if they need to name an ambulance.
“Please no,” he mentioned, in keeping with the pharmacy’s Fb submit. “I am advantageous, I simply ate one thing very spicy.”
When requested if workers ought to attempt to name the boy’s dad and mom, he once more mentioned no. However anxious about the opportunity of throwing up, he requested for a rubbish can.
Then a “very candy woman” got here into the shop (pharmacy workers thought it is perhaps her sister) and took the boy out of the shop. In accordance with the Fb submit, she even supplied to pay for the tea.
As soon as exterior, staff mentioned they noticed “annoying” youngsters all around the sidewalk.
The woman then went again to the shop, purchased a Powerade for the teenager and allegedly tried to elucidate that the boy ate one thing spicy on an empty abdomen.
After the teenagers left, staff observed a small nitro-infused gummy sweet, marketed as “The World’s Hottest Gummy Bear,” was lacking.
The super-spicy snack, made with flamethrower candies, is claimed to be 900 occasions hotter than a jalapeño and measures 9 million on the Scoville scale, in keeping with its packaging. The field additionally warns in opposition to protecting the gummy inside the attain of youngsters and pets, and advises folks with coronary heart or respiratory issues to keep away from consuming it.
“We launched most of our stock yesterday,” the shop wrote in its Fb submit. “I do not forget that these bears might be an issue. Anyway, there have been 5, and now there are 4.”
Operators of Sunflower Rx mentioned they’d not press costs in opposition to the alleged thief and addressed him immediately of their Fb submit.
“I hope you’re feeling higher, however not a lot that you have not discovered something,” the submit learn.