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Scotland Yard is carrying out an examination after a letter including white powder and a racist message was sent out to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
According to the Evening Standard, the Metropolitan Police’s counter-terrorism command was called after the letter was provided to St. James’s Palace for arranging on Feb.12 There was issue the letter included anthrax– a contagious illness triggered by the germs Bacillus anthracis– the paper declared the powder was identified safe. It likewise reported the letter was obstructed prior to it reached Harry and Meghan– although, the couple was notified of the occurrence.
“Police are investigating after a package containing a substance was delivered to St James’s Palace on Monday, 12 February,” the Metropolitan Police informed the Evening Standard “The substance was tested and confirmed as non-suspicious. Officers are also investigating an allegation of malicious communications which relates to the same package.”
E! News has actually connected to Kensington Palace and Scotland Yard for remark.
Per the paper, the scare happens the very same time a letter including white powder was sent out to Home Secretary Amber Rudd While the compound was once again identified safe, cops are supposedly examining whether there’s a connection in between the 2 events.
The occurrence likewise comes less than 3 months prior to the royal wedding event– an occasion that makes certain to have high security. As Kensington Palace formerly kept in mind, the couple is anticipated to start a carriage procession through Windsor.
An expert informed E! News Meghan has actually currently gotten defense training– such as the best ways to handle abductors and risks– which “she knows all the protocol.”