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Possible Anthrax at DC Torture Office (APA)

http://voices.washingtonpost.com/getthere/2010/03/first_st_ne_closed_for_investi.html

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.

No injuries or illnesses have been reported.

The American Pschological Association assisted the CIA in devising torture procedures.