Pop-Tarts enlists help from police after man claims to put mustard on pastries

Pop-Tarts enlists help from police after man claims to put mustard on pastries
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An Illinois man set off a back-and-forth on Twitter with Pop-Tarts brand and Illinois police after claiming to put mustard on his pastries.

An Illinois man set off a back-and-forth on Twitter with Pop-Tarts brand and Illinois police after claiming to put mustard on his pastries.

The now-deleted Tweet by Twitter handle @adumsteeves read, “You guys aint from Illinois if you dont put mustard on your poptarts.”

The Pop-Tarts Twitter handle responded by attaching the original tweet in a message to the Illinois State Police.

{“url”:”https://twitter.com/PopTartsUS/status/935570153282195456″,”author_name”:”Pop-Tarts”,”author_url”:”https://twitter.com/PopTartsUS”,”html”:”&#lt;blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”&#gt;&#lt;p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”&#gt;.&#lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/ILStatePolice?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”&#gt;@ILStatePolice&#lt;/a&#gt; can you guys handle this &#lt;a href=”https://t.co/u4gZcyhDBQ”&#gt;https://t.co/u4gZcyhDBQ&#lt;/a&#gt;&#lt;/p&#gt;— Pop-Tarts (@PopTartsUS) &#lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/PopTartsUS/status/935570153282195456?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”&#gt;November 28, 2017&#lt;/a&#gt;&#lt;/blockquote&#gt;n&#lt;script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″&#gt;&#lt;/script&#gt;n”,”width”:550,”height”:null,”type”:”rich”,”cache_age”:”3153600000″,”provider_name”:”Twitter”,”provider_url”:”https://twitter.com”,”version”:”1.0″}

{“url”:”https://twitter.com/DixonPolice/status/935884096257044480″,”author_name”:”Dixon Police”,”author_url”:”https://twitter.com/DixonPolice”,”html”:”&#lt;blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”&#gt;&#lt;p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”&#gt;Let us know if they don’t handle this &#lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/PopTartsUS?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”&#gt;@PopTartsUS&#lt;/a&#gt;, WE will…&#lt;br&#gt;&#lt;br&#gt;Ain’t nobody puttin’ mustard on their Pop-Tarts in Illinois. &#lt;a href=”https://t.co/O7WjT0c3Lo”&#gt;https://t.co/O7WjT0c3Lo&#lt;/a&#gt;&#lt;/p&#gt;— Dixon Police (@DixonPolice) &#lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/DixonPolice/status/935884096257044480?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”&#gt;November 29, 2017&#lt;/a&#gt;&#lt;/blockquote&#gt;n&#lt;script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″&#gt;&#lt;/script&#gt;n”,”width”:550,”height”:null,”type”:”rich”,”cache_age”:”3153600000″,”provider_name”:”Twitter”,”provider_url”:”https://twitter.com”,”version”:”1.0″}

{“url”:”https://twitter.com/PopTartsUS/status/935898970894643200″,”author_name”:”Pop-Tarts”,”author_url”:”https://twitter.com/PopTartsUS”,”html”:”&#lt;blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”&#gt;&#lt;p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”&#gt;Thanks for the support. Due to the severity of the crime, we need all the help we can get. &#lt;a href=”https://t.co/NdZ6RhY0cy”&#gt;https://t.co/NdZ6RhY0cy&#lt;/a&#gt;&#lt;/p&#gt;— Pop-Tarts (@PopTartsUS) &#lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/PopTartsUS/status/935898970894643200?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”&#gt;November 29, 2017&#lt;/a&#gt;&#lt;/blockquote&#gt;n&#lt;script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″&#gt;&#lt;/script&#gt;n”,”width”:550,”height”:null,”type”:”rich”,”cache_age”:”3153600000″,”provider_name”:”Twitter”,”provider_url”:”https://twitter.com”,”version”:”1.0″}