A TESCO buyer was left sickened after claiming he discovered a complete frozen mouse within the backside of his bag of sweetcorn.
David Bull couldn’t imagine his eyes when he emptied the final of the 907g bag of Grower’s Harvest Sweetcorn right into a bowl and located the rodent had been inside.
The 43-year-old from Chelmsford, Essex, heard a thud because the fully-formed rodent fell from the bag when he was making ready dinner.
He claims he and his companion, Pam, 42, had been consuming from the bag for weeks beforehand.
The gross sales supervisor went again to his native Tesco on the finish of April the place he was refunded 77p for the bag of sweetcorn.
He claims he was advised on the retailer that they might absolutely examine how the child mouse ended up within the bag of veg.
Nonetheless, six weeks later, he has been left fuming after not listening to again from the retailer.
Talking immediately, David stated: “I used to be making ready dinner in my kitchen and started to pour out the sweetcorn.
“I heard a thud and seemed down. As you may think about it was a little bit of a shock, it was made a lot worse as a result of it was on the backside of the bag.
“I left the kitchen and needed to go and get my companion to come back and look.
“[My partner] Pam simply stated ‘Oh my god, we’ve been consuming that sweetcorn’.
“I wished to know what the protocol was for returning, so after I went to the shop, the particular person was shocked and went to go and get the shop supervisor.
“The supervisor defined that it could be despatched away and I’d hear again.
“Nonetheless, it’s been over two months now and I’ve heard nothing.
“I wasn’t supplied a voucher nor did they recall the product from their freezers.
“I assumed at a minimal they may have accomplished a recall of the product simply in case.”
Tesco has been approached for remark.