Woman suspected of mailing ricin to White House arrested at U.S.-Canada border

A woman suspected of sending an envelope with ricin addressed to the White House was arrested at the New York-Canada border on Sunday, according to Associated Press sources and other U.S. media reports.

CBC News has not independently verified the arrest.

An RCMP¬†spokesperson told CBC News on Saturday that it was assisting the FBI in the investigation and that “initial information from the investigation suggests that the letter originated in Canada.”

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