Report: Employees fired after delivering raw meat in shopping carts in San Jose

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) – Officials opened a health exam after photos showed men delivered unpackaged meat in shopping carts to a 99 ranch market in San Jose earlier this month.

Loretta Seto posted the photos on social media showing men delivering the raw meat using Costco shopping carts from a nearby store.

Our media partner, the San Jose Mercury News, reports that the Santa Clara County Department of Environment and Health received complaints Friday and is immediately taking steps to investigate.

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Central Valley meat seller Jim’s Farm Meat Company told Modesto Bee that an investigation is underway and said both employees in the photos have been fired.

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