‘White powder’ incident at NY federal building - report
The New York Police Department confirmed to RT that they did receive a 911 call, but could not provide any further information.
When reached for comment, the city’s HazMat department told RT they were not aware of any emergencies at this time.
Manhattan *HazMat* Box 0152- 26 Federal Plaza. Bn-1 has a white powder incident with 2 civilians exposed. HazMat 1 & ESU responding— NYC Fire Wire (@NYCFireWire) June 10, 2016
The Jacob K. Javits Federal Building at 26 Federal Plaza houses the offices of Department of Homeland Security, FBI’s New York City field office, the Social Security Administration and the US Citizenship and Immigration Services.