New Castle City Hall evacuated after white powder found inside envelope sent to councilmembers

New Castle City Hall evacuated after white powder found inside envelope sent to councilmembers
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NEW CASTLE, Pa. — The New Castle City Hall was evacuated Tuesday night after a white powder was found inside an envelope addressed to two councilmembers.

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According to Lawrence County 911, the incident was reported around 6:30 p.m. There were no injuries or health issues reported in connection with the substance.

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Authorities are working to identify the makeup of the white powdery substance.

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