Bomb Squad Called To Senate Office Buildings

hart‘The bomb squad has been called to a closed hallway in the Russell office building. Building not being evacuated.’

A bomb squad is working at Hart and Russell Senate office buildings, Politico reports.

Sen. Richard Shelby’s office has confirmed┬áCapitol Police are investigating suspicious package at his office in Russell Senate office building.

There will be a White House briefing soon, presumable regarding the suspicious envelopes potentially containing the poisonous substance ricin that have arrived on Capitol Hill.

More to come as information becomes available.

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