RADNOR, Pa. — An employee at a Chipotle (chih-POHT’-lay) restaurant in Pennsylvania has been busted on charges he sold drugs there and stored paraphernalia in restroom toilet tank.
Radnor police Superintendent Bill Colarulo says Wednesday’s bust resulted from undercover purchases of drugs from employees in recent weeks.
Twenty-two-year-old Robert Lane, of Philadelphia, was arrested after he reportedly tried to sell a half-pound of marijuana to an undercover officer for $975. Two other people sitting in a car in the parking lot were arrested after a drug-sniffing dog hit on the vehicle, too.
Radnor’s health department shut down the restaurant because of possible violations and police found packages for blunt cigars that are often used to smoke marijuana hidden in the toilet.
Chipotle says the allegations “if true, represent completely unacceptable conduct.” The restaurant is cooperating with authorities.