Bloomberg Receives Suspected Ricin Letter

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg was seemingly the intended recipient…

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg was seemingly the intended recipient of two ricin-laced letters. Mail sorting personnel who came into contact with the letters were not showing any symptoms, but that some officers who later examined the one in New York were.

New York City police spokesman Paul Browne says both letters contained “an oily pinkish-orange substance” but he would not comment on specific threats or where the letters were postmarked.

Read more at NPR.org.

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