Member's Mark Italian Beef Meatballs sold by distributors in Louisiana have been recalled due to listeria concerns.

Rich Products Corporationis is recalling approximately 3,420 pounds of beef meatball products that may be contaminated with Listeria.

The pre - cooked frozen beef meatballs were produced on Dec. 17, 2017: 36-lb. cases containing six 6-lb. bags of “Member’s Mark Casa DI BERTACCHI ITALIAN STYLE BEEF MEATBALLS” with a “Best if Used By 17 DEC 2018” label and a lot code of 15507351 on the packaging.

These items were shipped to distributors in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Listeriosis can cause fever, muscle aches, headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance and convulsions sometimes preceded by diarrhea or other gastrointestinal symptoms.

Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to eat these products and either throw them away or return to the place of purchase.