Letters threatening Obama sent to Florida offices

By David Edwards
Friday, October 17, 2008 8:26 EDT
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Letters threatening Obama were sent to two offices in Tallahassee, Florida.

WTXL reported:

“Florida’s Secretary of State Kurt Browning’s office receives a threatening letter targeting presidential candidate Barack Obama. The letter contained a white powder that hazmat teams have determined is not anthrax or any other toxic substance.”

“Browning’s office is taking the incident seriously the case is being investigated by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.”

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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