A man accused of licking his fingers and rubbing them on a product in a supermarket was charged with contaminating goods.
Friday, a man entered Lidl on St Andrews Road, Bridport, Dorset, wearing a face mask and gloves.
He lowered the mask, licked his fingers and rubbed them “deliberately” on a product, police said.
A man was charged with contaminating or interfering with goods. Police said it was not a confirmed Covid-19 case.
Benjamin Best, 20, of Bridport, is scheduled to appear in Weymouth Court on May 6.