BELMONT (CBS SF) — A worker at a Baskin Robbins on the Peninsula has been arrested after police said he offered a 32nd flavor not on the menu: marijuana.
Martin Abinader, who works at the store in Belmont, faces multiple charges. Investigators said he sold pot to undercover detectives while scooping ice cream not once, but twice.READ MORE: UPDATE: All Lanes of Westbound I-580 In Oakland Reopen Following Police Activity
Customers had to use special phrases to obtain the marijuana, according to authorities.Oakland School Board Discusses Reinstating Popular Police Mentoring Program
At this time, Abinader is the only worker at the Baskin Robbins location suspected of dealing drugs while scooping ice cream.MORE NEWS: Supply Chain Crisis: Shipping Industry Leaders Meet In San Francisco, Warn Backlog To Stretch Long Past Holidays
Abinader said he worked at the store since 2008. Investigators said they are not sure how long marijuana was sold behind the counter.