White powder found at St. Joe's

October 23, 2008 6:08:29 PM PDT
Police and paramedics were dispatched to Bellermine Hall, a building at St. Josephs University just after 7:00 p.m. to a report of staff members coming into contact with a white powder in an envelope. The building was evacuated and the room in which the incident occurred sealed off.

According to a St. Joe's spokesperson, the incident happened in an office in Bellermine Hall.

One person is being treated at the scene by EMS.

The scene was cleared with negative results according to the St. Joe's spokesperson.