ricin

AP
October 04, 2018 - 10:51 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah Navy veteran confessed to sending four envelopes containing the substance from which ricin is derived to President Donald Trump and members of his administration, authorities said in court documents. William Clyde Allen III, 39, made the confession while speaking with...
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CBS News
October 03, 2018 - 11:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokeswoman says the suspicious substance found in envelopes turned over to the FBI contained the substance from which the poison ricin is derived, but not ricin itself. Dana W. White, the chief Pentagon spokeswoman, told reporters traveling with Defense Secretary Jim...
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October 02, 2018 - 4:03 pm
(CBS News) -- The Secret Service said it is investigating a suspicious letter addressed to President Trump that was intercepted on Monday. Two packages addressed to top Pentagon officials were also found on Monday and were suspected of containing the poison ricin. According to the Secret Service,...
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