NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating after suspicious packages were mailed to five Manhattan schools.
The packages were delivered between March 10-18.READ MORE: 18-Year-Old Saadiq Teague Arrested After Being Spotted With AK-47 At Times Square Subway Station
According to police, each of the five schools received a plain white envelope containing a white powdery substance.
Authorities screened the contents of the envelopes, and they were determined to be non-hazardous.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In New York: Walk-In Appointments Offered To All New Yorkers Over 50 At City-Run Sites
Police believe the packages are being sent to “cause disruption and alarm.”
No arrests have been made.MORE NEWS: Discarded Tombstone Spotted On Empty Lot Raising Questions In Paramus
Anyone with information regarding these incidents should contact the NYC Terrorism Hotline at 888-NYC-SAFE.