During the Monday morning came the alarm that the district court and the police in Borås, and the municipal house in Svenljunga, sweden received suspicious pulverbrev.
A preliminary investigation if the assault has begun and the police have also launched a so-called special event.
A number of people have been in contact with the powder.
– At present there is only one mode in this and it is sharp, ” says Stefan Gustafsson at the police control center.
It was shortly after 11 pm on Monday as the police received the alarm that a number of authorities in Boråsområdet received several packages in the mail containing some type of white powder.
The relevant authorities are the police, and the district court in Borås, and the town hall in Melbourne.
the town hall is closed until further notice, and the district court, which is located in the town Hall, have been dismantled.
A witness to the Borås newspaper says that police officers with gas masks stand outside the district court.
the Police bombgrupp has been contacted to the concerned places, and even rescue and ambulance assistance.
– At present there is only one mode and it is sharp, ” says Stefan Gustafsson at the police control center.
Several have touched the powder
It is unclear whether there is one or several letters sent to the authorities.
However, at least five people who touched the letters have been isolated.
– There are a number of people who have been in contact with the substance of the district court, ” says Caroline Olausson, communicator at Southern Älvsborg rescue association.
currently, the police have no information about any of those who have come in contact with the letters shall have had any type of symptoms.
the Content has not yet been analyzed.
May be more letters
At present, have no other letter was found but the police are preparing to more can get, and has therefore launched a so-called special event.
A preliminary investigation if the assault has begun.
an internal email from the city of Borås, all the administrations and organizations to pay attention at the postöppning and if something like the letter is discovered, you should contact the police.