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Haz-Mat investigation in DeSoto County

Haz-Mat investigation in DeSoto County

By FOX 4 Staff. CREATED Apr 26, 2013 - UPDATED: Apr 26, 2013

ARCADIA, Fla. - An investigation is underway this morning in DeSoto County involving a suspicious package.  Charlotte County's Haz-Mat team is on the scene to try and determine the contents of the package.

The incident is in the vicinity of SW Waters Street off Highway 17 just south of Arcadia.  The reporting party was expecting a package from Mexico but found a white powder in it that wasn't supposed to be there.

Samples of the powder were taken and are being analyzed.