Starbucks Sued for Allegedly Serving Hot Chocolate Spiked With Cleaning Products

September 24, 2015


Starbucks has found itself the target of another lawsuit: A Seattle-area woman is suing the Frappuccino giant for serving her hot chocolate that was allegedly contaminated with cleaning solution, reports the Seattle Post-Intelligencer.

Andrea Stevens says the incident occurred at a Starbucks in Kirkland, Wash. in the summer of 2014. According to the Seattle PI, “Stevens ordered a grande hot chocolate, received her drink and left. According to the lawsuit, Stevens had downed most of her drink when a frantic Starbucks worker rushed up and said her drink had ‘cleaning tablets’ in it.” When Stevens went back to the store,…