PIX11 NOW: Get PIX11 News and weather on Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Amazon Fire and Amazon Alexa

Family gets sick after eating LSD tainted steak

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

TAMPA, Florida (PIX 11)– A Florida family is home recovering after eating meat laced with LSD.

The meat was bought at a Tampa area Walmart last week.

Police say a pregnant woman, her boyfriend, and two daughters ate the steak for dinner on Monday night and began to feel ill.

Wal-Mart Posts 21 Percent Drop In Q4 Profit

Tampa area family gets sick after eating LSD laced steak bought at Walmart (Getty Images)

“The symptoms they had included hallucination, dizziness, rapid heart rate, and difficultly breathing,” said Tampa Police Chief Jane Castor.

They called 9-1-1, but decided to drive the hospital.

The woman was nine months pregnant had to have labor induced.

She gave birth to a healthy baby boy and the rest of the family is OK.

Police have tested the cooked food, the family’s oven, and other similar steaks at the same Walmart, but believe this was an isolated incident.

They are still investigating how the meat became tainted.

2 comments

Comments are closed.