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Police captain, secretary, ill after opening envelope at Green Bay Police Departemnt Submitted: 08/22/2017
Police captain, secretary, ill after opening envelope at Green Bay Police Departemnt
Story By Associated Press

GREEN BAY - A Green Bay police captain and a secretary needed to be checked at a hospital when they got sick after after opening an envelope.

Police Chief Andrew Smith says the police station was evacuated Monday afternoon.

The heating and air conditioning system was shut down while the fire department investigated.


The envelope was removed from a second-floor office around 6 p.m. yesterday and is now in the hands of the FBI for testing.

Both the captain and the secretary complained of dizziness, nausea, and weakness in their extremities.

They got out of the hospital Monday evening.

The police department returned to regular operations about 7 p.m.

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