Investigation into woman's claims about Sonic drink complete

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Released by the Tyler Police Department:

TYLER, TX - The investigation involving an18 year-old female victim who reported getting sick after purchasing a drink from Sonic is now complete.

On Sunday, July 18, 2010, the victim identified as Keri Mitcham went to Sonic, located at 5611 S. Broadway and purchased a Cranberry Lime Slush drink. Mitcham stated that the drink had a strange taste to it. Mitcham told officers that she began to vomit about an hour after drinking the drink and went to Mother Frances Hospital ER for medical treatment.

The Smith County Public Health District was notified of the incident and conducted their own investigation. The Tyler Police Department investigation has found no evidence that any criminal intent by the restaurant or victim occurred involving this incident.