Capitol Police investigating bag with cocaine residue found in headquarters building

Capitol Police investigating bag with cocaine residue found in headquarters building


The U.S. Capitol Police is investigating a bag that was found inside the agency’s headquarters that contains cocaine residue, officials announced on Wednesday.

The 1-inch-by-1-inch Ziploc bag was found on the hallway floor in an area that has been used as a staging area for furniture and supplies, according to Capitol Police. The area is “heavily trafficked” by contractors and other employees, housing departments such as prisoner processing, crime scene, intelligence, and reports processing.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE FROM THE WASHINGTON EXAMINER

Trending: DNA Swab on Sheep Carcass Appears to Confirm Mysterious Sightings of Strange Beast

The bag was found just before 1 p.m. on Wednesday and was “immediately reported” to a Capitol Police supervisor. The bag was then tested and returned positive for cocaine.

It’s unclear whether Capitol Police officials have identified a suspect, but the

Continue reading


 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!