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Another Mexican Candy Recall

Another Mexican candy is being recalled due to elevated levels of lead that could cause health problems.

The Texas Department of State Health Services says a San Antonio company is voluntarily recall ing a third candy imported from Mexico. Villa-Mex Imports is recalling "Miguelito Azucar Salada Enchilada Acidulada."

The candy is a reddish powder in a clear cellophane packet with blue lettering. The net weight is marked as 1.7 ounces. The label also reads: Elaborado Por: Fabrica de Dulces Miguelito, S.A. DE C.V. Totonacas No 293 Col. Ajusco Coyoacan, Mexico.

Villa-Mex earlier voluntarily recalled Barrilito and Tarritos. DSHS says consumers who have the recalled products should return them or throw them away.

Source: AP

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