Possible Anthrax at DC Torture Office (APA)Submitted by michaelmalak on Tue, 03/02/2010 - 17:30
4:20 p.m. Update: dcfireems just tweeted this:
"update - haz mat assisting PD - American Psych Assoc- 1st mailroom - eval package - no inj- 3 persons took selves to hosp - no symptoms"
The American Psychological Association is located at 750 First St. NE.
Original Post: District police have closed the 700 block of First Street NE while they investigate a report of a suspicious package.
An envelope containing a white powder was discovered in a high rise building at 750 First St. N.E. about 1:35 p.m., D.C. Fire and EMS spokesman Pete Piringer said. The building was evacuated as a precaution.
The American Pschological Association assisted the CIA in devising torture procedures.
No injuries or illnesses have been reported.