AP: Arrest Made in Ricin Letters

April 17, 2013

(AP) - An arrest has been made in connection with the letters sent to President Barack Obama and a senator that tested positive for the poison ricin.

The suspect is a Mississippi man. The FBI says Paul Kevin Curtis was arrested today at his apartment in Corinth, near the Tennessee state line about 100 miles east of Memphis.

The letters, which were intercepted at a suburban Maryland processing center, were signed KC

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