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Suspected Tainted Food Sends Two UMES Students to Hospital


Two students at the Maryland of University
Eastern Shore were taken to the Peninsula Regional Medical Center.

Campus authorities say they believe the students ate some tainted brownies.

Bill Robinson with the University told the Salisbury Daily Times that both students are fine and have been released from the hospital.

While students return to classes today to campus police will be looking at the cause of the illness and who might be responsible.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.