facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Norwegian store axes severed Halloween hands

Oct. 23, 2013 at 2:59 PM   |   Comments

OSLO, Norway, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- A Norwegian store said it will no longer sell fake human hands packaged to resemble supermarket meat after complaints from customers.

Knut Spaeren, purchasing manager for bargain chain Europris, said the severed hands and other Halloween-related items are being pulled from the shelves after some customers complained about them being too frightening, The Local.no reported Wednesday.

"Our intention was obviously not to upset our customers," Spaeren told news website NRK. "Now we are withdrawing the few products that people have complained about, including the severed hands."

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Mother's Facebook post gets her 4-year-old son kicked out of school
2
All female town in Brazil wants more single men
3
2,100-foot turban weighing 100 lbs may be the world's largest
4
Redhead uses fake 'Ginger Discount Card' to save real money
5
Watch Russian couple save prairie dog too fat for its hole
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback