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Man caught sifting weevil from flour at wholesale, health department launches investigation

Published:Wednesday | November 25, 2015 | 12:00 AM

The St Elizabeth Health Authorities have seized, destroyed and condemned flour from a wholesale in the parish, after a man was seen on camera sifting through sacks of weevil-infested items, seemingly with the intention of selling it to customers.

A videographer stealthily sneaked up on the unsuspecting weevil picker and bombarded him with questions.

"Yow! Yow! A who you ago gi that fi eat? You in deh a pick out the weevil outa the flour? A wha you take Jamaican people fah? Dash weh that ...

The Southern Regional Health Authority subsequently learned of the video and launched an investigation.

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