Woman suspected of sending ricin to White House arrested near Canada border – By Edmund DeMarche (FOX News) / Sept 21 2020
The Associated Press, citing three law enforcement officials, reported that a woman has been arrested on the New York-Canada border. She is suspected of sending an envelope with poison ricin.
The woman was taken into custody by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Peace Bridge border crossing near Buffalo and is expected to face federal charges, the officials said. Her name was not immediately released.
The individual who was arrested is believed to be the person who sent the letter, according to the FBI Washington field office.