No threat found at Holtsville IRS Center after suspicious envelope reported

Officials responded to a call earlier today at the Holtsville IRS Center after a person reported a suspicious envelope with white powder. The powder has

According to officials, the person indicated the letter contained white powder.

According to officials, the person indicated the letter contained white powder. (4/30/13)

HOLTSVILLE - Officials responded to a call earlier today at the Holtsville IRS Center after a person reported a suspicious envelope with white powder.

The powder has since been determined not to be a threat.

Officials say the bag was noticed in the mailroom near a loading dock.

Authorities say the room was evacuated and secured. Hazmat crews responded. A small number of employees were in the room at the time.

No one needed treatment by medical personnel, and employees were allowed to return to work.

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