A South Carolina man says he found three bags of marijuana in his cup after ordering a sweet tea from a local McDonald’s.
According to Fox News, Parrish Brown,24, entered a McDonald’s on Hilton Head Island and ordered a 10-piece chicken McNuggets, a double cheeseburger and a sweet tea with extra lemon. He says he discovered three bags of marijuana in his cup after drinking the sweet tea and started freaking out over the discovery.
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“Well I was high and panicking and at work, so I called my dad. I didn’t want to get in trouble for this. I have never had weed a day in my life, so immediately after drinking it, I started to feel weird and it didn’t taste like something I recognized.”
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Brown said in retrospect he believed “extra lemon” was a code word for buying marijuana at that specific McDonald’s. The Beaufort County Sheriff’s office said in a statement that an investigation is ongoing and McDonald’s is currently cooperating with authorities.
Our biggest priority is always the safety and well-being of our customers. We are fully cooperating with law enforcement on the validity of this claim.”