Authorities investigating after nails found inside hot dogs


Courtesy Newport Police Department

NEWPORT, R.I. (WPRI) — Newport police are investigating after nails were found inside pieces of hot dogs on Monday.

Police responded to the area of Thurston Avenue after a resident said he was walking his dog when he noticed pieces of hot dogs scattered on the lawns and after further checking, saw that they contained nails.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Det. Patrick Walsh at (401) 845-5775.

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