UPDATE: Texas Man Considered Person Of Interest For Ricin-Laced Letters To Obama And Bloomberg
[UPDATE 8:28 p.m.] ABC News is reporting that a person of interest in the case has been developed.
ABC reports the wife of a Texas man noticed odd materials in the fridge and alerted authorities.
Person of interest is from TX. We’re told wife noticed strange material in fridge, comp searches for ricin, called cops.
— Aaron Katersky (@AaronKatersky) May 31, 2013
[ORIGINIAL] Another possible ricin-laced letter has been intercepted with a Shreveport postmark. This one was intended for President Barack Obama.
According to ABC News, the letter’s author wrote he has a ”constitutional and God-given right and I will exercise that right ’til I die.”
The FBI is leading the investigation in conjunction with the Joint Terrorist Task Force, Shreveport Police Department, and New York Police Department.
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