Company evacuated while police investigate white powder

BLUE ASH, OH (FOX19) - A Blue Ash business was evacuated on Friday while police investigated a suspicious white powder.

Blue Ash police and fire departments responded to the Unifund Company on Techwoods Circle just before noon.

An employee of the company reported that she opened an envelope received in the U.S. Mail, and that the envelope contained an unidentified white powder and a threatening note.

The company's offices were evacuated.  The Greater Cincinnati Hazmat Team responded and determined that the substance did not pose a threat to the health and safety of the public.

The investigation was turned over to the FBI.

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