Holmdel Police charge a grocery store worker with sticking razor blades in sticks of KerryGold Pure Irish Butter at the Best Market at the Holmdel Commons beginning in January.

Best Market in Homdel (photo: Google StreetView)

According to the Asbury Park Press, 22-year-old Nicholas Mignosi of Keansburg was charged with tampering with a food product and released on a summons.

The razor blades were discovered by customers after the butter was purchased January 20th, January 27th and February 1st. As a result, the Food and Drug Administration was notified and all butter was removed from local stores.

Best market officials says the employee has been suspended pending a police investigation. The case is being investigated by Holmdel Police, the FDA, Best Markets and the Irish Dairy Board - makes of KerryGold butter.