Near West Side Jewel-Osco Closed After Rodents Found

September 12, 2018 - 12:25 pm

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A Near West Side Jewel-Osco store was shut down after health officials found rodents during an inspection on Tuesday.

The Chicago Department of Public Health performed an inspection at the Jewel-Osco store at 1220 S. Ashland Ave. and “found rodents,” according to a statement from the department.

“As a result, Jewel will remain closed until CDPH determines the location has met code standards,” the department wrote in the statement. “CDPH will continue to work with the supermarket.”

A representative for Jewel-Osco did not immediately respond to requests for comment Wednesday morning.

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