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Texas man arrested in mailings of white powder hoax letters
Texas man arrested in mailings of white powder hoax letters

A northern Texas man suspected of sending more than 500 letters containing white powder to U.S. government offices, aerospace companies, schools and even hotels near the Super Bowl XLVIII venue has been arrested. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Texas charged Hong Minh Truong, 66, of Rowlett, Texas, with false information and hoaxes. "While it was determined that the mailings did not contain toxins or poisons, each incident required a field screening of the letter’s contents, which cost taxpayer dollars and diverted first responder resources," said Special Agent in Charge Diego Rodriguez of FBI Dallas in a statement. U.S. Magistrate Judge...

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