Substance found at Minneapolis Federal Building harmless, authorities say

Substance found at Minneapolis Federal Building harmless, authorities say Photo: KSTP.

Josh Skluzacek
Updated: February 23, 2021 03:45 PM
Created: February 23, 2021 01:24 PM

Authorities say a white, powdery substance that was discovered in a piece of mail at the Minneapolis Federal Building has been declared harmless. 

The Minneapolis Fire Department was called to the scene Tuesday afternoon to investigate the incident. 

The Minneapolis Police Department Bomb Squad was also called to the scene.

— Minneapolis Fire (@MinneapolisFire) February 23, 2021


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