Walmart employees in Pennsylvania were shocked after a woman peed on food products at the supermarket.
An employee reportedly saw the incident and sanitised the area before removing the affected products.
It is not known exactly when the incident took place, but West Mifflin Police released a snapshot of a woman, believed to be the culprit on July 25.
Alongside the image, West Mifflin Borough Police Department released a statement about the incident.
It said: “The Loss Prevention Officer was informed by an employee that the day before he noticed urine on the floor near the potatoes in the produce area.
“The LPO then pulled video that depicted a female urinating in the potato bins.”
An eye-witness told WPXI: “My first reaction is one, kind of horrified. I realise that some people have issues that might lead them to do things that might be considered unusual.”
In a statement released to Channel 11, Walmart said: “This type of obscenity is outrageous and we immediately disposed of the affected products and sanitised the area to ensure its cleanliness and safety for our customers.
“Ms Brown along with her attorney came to the station where she identified herself as the person urinating on the potatoes”
West Mifflin Police Department
“We’re working with the West Mifflin Police Department to find the responsible party and have them prosecuted.”
In an updated statement, the Police Department said: “The Detective of the West Mifflin Police Department investigated the incident and were able to identify the actor as Grace Brown and made contact with her.
“Ms Brown along with her attorney came to the station where she identified herself as the person urinating on the potatoes.”
Officers in Texas are investigating a video which has surfaced on social media of a woman peeing on a shelf in Walmart.
6ABC said The Montgomery Sheriff’s Office said the video circulating also shows people attempting to steal a case of beer.
Thankfully, the trend has not reached viral status yet, but if it does it would create serious health concerns.
The bizarre incident’s come weeks after a woman was filmed licking the top of an ice cream tub and putting it back in the refrigerator at a local store.
Lufkin Police released a CCTV grab of the woman, thought to be the licker, and proceed to file a warrant for her arrest.
In a strange twist, the vile stunt – recorded in Texas – went viral online, triggering outrage and disgust worldwide.