Suspicious White Powder Causes Scare At Hobby Lobby HQ In SW OKC


Thursday, June 12th 2014, 3:28 pm
By: News 9


Hazmat crews tested a suspicious white powder found in a letter mailed to the Hobby Lobby corporate headquarters in southwest Oklahoma City.

Crews were called to investigate the substance just after 2 p.m. Thursday at the Hobby Lobby HQ, located at 7707 S.W. 44th Street.

Police say an employee opened a letter that contained the white powder and alerted authorities.

Authorities told News 9 the headquarter's mailroom was secured and no evacuations needed to be made. Police said the substance was check out and is not threatening.