Police are investigating after the parents of an 8-year-old Rhode Island girl found four Adderall pills inside her bag of Halloween candy.
East Providence police said Friday the girl was trick-or-treating on Halloween when her parents discovered the pills. The girl's father took the pills to the department Wednesday and filed a report.
Adderall is the brand name of a prescription medication that treats attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. Those who are not prescribed the medication and ingest it may experience nervousness and headaches.
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The pills weren't ingested, so the child was not harmed.
Police don't believe the incident was intentional.