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No Bond For Illinois Man Accused Of Inserting Needles Into Grocery Store Meat

A federal magistrate sided with federal prosecutors in denying Ronald Avers’ request to be eligible for release on bond. Avers, of Belleville, was charged last week with seven felony product-tampering counts.

08/04/2014

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Feds: Man Admitted Putting Needles In Store Meat ‘Just For The Hell Of It’

“Every now and then I would stick one in a hamburger,”‘ the suspect reportedly told investigators. “Mostly hamburger, a couple of times I did it with a roast, maybe a pork chop every now and then.”

07/31/2014