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Blue Bell Creameries facing criminal investigation by US Department of Justice

A US official has confirmed to CNN that the US Department of Justice has carried out a criminal investigation in Blue Bell Creameries for the company’s handling of the ice cream contamination associated with 10 reported cases of listeriosis.

Among the reported cases, three, who were believed to have got sickened by Blue Bell frozen treats, have died. Prosecutors have been examining whether the executives of the company have committed wrongdoing while handling the outbreak or not. No response has been given by Blue Bell Creameries to CNN's request for comment.

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US Justice Department Launches probe into Blue Bell Creameries over Listeria Contamination

US Justice Department Launches probe into Blue Bell Creameries over Listeria Contamination

The US Justice Department said it has launched an investigation into Blue Bell over listeria contamination of its ice cream. The contamination was linked to three deaths and several illnesses.

A person familiar with the matter told that government lawyers are probing into what information did the Blue Bell executives had about the listeria contamination in their plants and products.

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Blue Bell facing Department of Justice investigation for deadly Listeria outbreak

Blue Bell facing Department of Justice investigation for deadly Listeria outbreak

An investigation has been started into Blue Bell by the Department of Justice after their ice cream was linked to a deadly Listeria outbreak earlier this year. The outbreak killed three people. An investigation by FDA discovered Listeria in Blue Bell’s all three production plants present in Alabama, Oklahoma and Texas.

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Customers Get Ice Cream Delight with Blue Bell

Customers Get Ice Cream Delight with Blue Bell

A loyal Blue Bell ice cream customer of Rouses Market, named Michael Wood, went to the market on December 21 having forgotten that his favorite ice cream is returning. When he reached the market and saw his favorite, he could not resist the idea of taking a selfie with it. He added that during the absence of Blue Bell since April due to listeria outbreak in March, he had to buy its expensive substitute Häagen Dazs. Like him, several other customers are more than overjoyed with the return of Blue Bell ice cream.

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