No Anthrax In Letter Delivered To US Courthouse

(Cleveland, OH)  --  An investigation is underway into an anthrax scare at the federal courthouse on West Superior Avenue in downtown Cleveland.  

FBI agents say an envelope containing white powder and a letter referencing the deadly toxin was received Monday afternoon.  

A field screening tested negative for anthrax.  The person who opened the envelope showed no signs of having inhaled anthrax.  

No information was given by the FBI as to who sent the envelope, or to whom it was addressed.

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Tom Moore has been a news anchor and reporter for Newsradio WTAM 1100 since 1995. He has won a number of awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, the Press Club of Cleveland, and The Associated Press.

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