Some experts panicked about Krispy Kreme’s promotion for COVID-19 vaccines. But that panic isn’t really about health at all.
Officers for the Fort Myers Police Department said the doughnuts as well as some blueberry pie-scented spray in a trap did the trick.
The Reimann family owns a controlling stake in Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Panera Bread, Pret a Manger and other well-known businesses.
A Krispy Kreme spokesman says the company wanted to comfort the officers in their time of sorrow.
The Lexington Police Department posted images of sad officers in front of a scorched Krispy Kreme truck, leading other departments to respond on Twitter.
Daniel Rushing, 65, was arrested and strip-searched after the 2015 mix-up.