Last week, Walmart got some heat for selling a Halloween costume for toddler girls called the "Naughty Leopard."  The costume wasn't age-inappropriate at all, but the NAME clearly was, so Walmart stopped selling it.

And now, here's your NEW Walmart Halloween costume scandal.

Someone noticed they're selling a costume for boys as young as age seven called the "Demented Doctor".

It features a blood-spattered lab coat...the coat's torn and has buckles, almost like a straight jacket and a blood-red mask with a crazed expression. Oh, and in the photo, they also show the kid holding a huge SYRINGE.

It's hard to imagine a seven-year-old wearing it to school next month and NOT getting in trouble...especially for the syringe.

But so far the costume is still on sale at Walmart and online, for $20.


Here it is:

Demented Doctor (