By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe
Indiana residents are on alert today as the Tippecanoe County Department of Health announced a Salmonella outbreak linked to a local restaurant and grocery store. West Lafayette grocery store La Aldea Grocery Store at 2801 Klondike Road is the believed source of this Salmonella outbreak. At this time, the health department has not made public the number of people sick or a suspected food source.
However, there is an ongoing investigation.
Customers of La Aldea Grocery Store who have eaten or drank products from the store between Sept. 7 and Sept. 17 and are experiencing symptoms of salmonella should call the Tippecanoe County Health Department at 765-423-9222 ext. 1. Those symptoms include diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramps.