Do you keep in mind the primary time you had weed? Parrish Brown does—however that is as a result of he’d by no means had any form of expertise with marijuana till a few weeks in the past. Not solely that, however the 24-year-old needed to name his dad, his boss, and the cops so he may inform all of them that he was excessive as a kite.
In response to the Island Packet, Brown went by means of a McDonald’s drive-thru in Hilton Head, South Carolina throughout a late-night break from work, and he ordered a 10-piece Rooster McNuggets, a double cheeseburger, and a candy tea with mild ice and additional lemon. The worker working the window repeated the phrases additional lemon “in an odd voice,” earlier than handing him his drink.
Brown stated that his tea tasted bizarre, however he was thirsty and determined to maintain consuming it. Sooner or later, although, his makes an attempt to stir it with the straw put a gap by means of one of many three luggage of marijuana that had been put within the cup, which explains why he felt somewhat unusual too. “I’ve by no means had weed a day in my life, so instantly after I began consuming it, I began to really feel bizarre and it didn’t style like one thing I acknowledged,” Brown instructed the newspaper.
When he took the lid off the cup, he noticed the baggies, and he additionally began to freak out. “Nicely, I used to be excessive and panicking and at work, so I known as my dad,” he stated. “I didn’t wish to get in hassle for this.” His dad instructed him to name his boss, and his boss instructed him to name the cops—and that is just like the holy trinity of individuals you do not wish to take care of if you’re excessive, particularly if you’re excessive for the primary time. (Brown stated that the drink did not make him really feel the way in which he “understood” that weed would make you are feeling, so he isn’t completely certain that he wasn’t given one thing else too. Bless his coronary heart.)
An officer from the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Division investigated and after he sniffed Brown’s candy tea, he confirmed that sure, there was marijuana within the cup. Each the cops and Brown’s boss questioned why he saved consuming the tea, however Brown shrugged it off, telling them that he was simply thirsty.
The Sheriff’s Division has not but launched some other particulars about Brown’s memorable to-go order, nor have they confirmed which of Hilton Head’s two McDonald’s eating places could or could not provide you with a few ounces if you say “additional lemons.” Main Bob Bromage, a spokesperson for the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Division confirmed to VICE that the incident continues to be beneath investigation, however no arrests have been made. In response to the Deputy’s Report, the marijuana was taken into proof and can be destroyed.
Final December, Anthony Andrew Gallagher rolled up to a McDonald’s in Port St. Lucie, Florida, and tried to “additional lemons” his method into dinner, providing the drive-thru employee a baggie of weed in trade for his meals. The McDonald’s worker declined, so Gallagher drove off—however he got here again a second time, whereas the cops have been on the lookout for him. “The suspect instructed police that he did provide marijuana in trade for meals however that he did in order a joke,” the Port St. Lucie Police Division wrote on Fb.
Simply keep in mind that McDonald’s and luggage of weed do not combine. Nicely, they do combine, like, very well, however strive to not combine them till you’ve got clocked out or have taken your to-go order dwelling.