Man says he urinated on Kellogg's cereal conveyor belt

Posted: 9:04 AM, Dec 05, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-05 15:53:47Z
Man says he urinated on cereal conveyor belt
Man says he urinated on cereal conveyor belt

A Tennessee man faces up to three years in prison for urinating on a Kellogg's cereal conveyor belt at a Memphis facility.

News outlets report 49-year-old Gregory Stanton pleaded guilty last month to tampering with consumer products. He was indicted by a grand jury in September. Stanton worked for the plant in 2014 and posted a video online in 2016 of him urinating on the conveyor belt. The video led the company to alert law enforcement and launched an investigation that involved the Food & Drug Administration.

It's unclear what prompted Stanton to urinate on the line or to film and share the act. WREG-TV  reports  the company and workers union were involved in a labor dispute at the time.

Stanton is set to be sentenced in February.