State police investigate threat against Gov. Dannel Malloy

Police say a threat was called in to Gov. Malloy indicating a letter with anthrax was sent to the Capitol.

Police say a threat was called in to Gov. Malloy indicating a letter with anthrax was sent to the Capitol. (2/19/13)

HARTFORD - State police say a threat was called in to Gov. Dannel Malloy this morning that indicated a letter containing anthrax had been sent to the Capitol.

Police located the letter and initial tests were negative for the toxin.

Investigators say the person believed to be responsible for the treat was located and taken to a hospital for an undisclosed medical condition.
 

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