A suspicious package addressed to CNN was intercepted Monday in Georgia, the network said, the latest discovery coming after a week in which more than a dozen parcels containing pipe bombs were mailed to prominent Democrats and the network's New York City bureau.
Zucker said in a statement on Twitter that there was "no imminent danger to the CNN Center" and that packages sent to CNN bureaus are being screened off-site.
The FBI was notified of a suspicious package at an Atlanta postal facility on Monday.
He faces five federal charges after being arrested Friday in Florida.
It is unclear who is behind the second device.Читайте также: Obama, Clinton Among Targets of Suspected Bombs
This time, on Monday morning, the package was intercepted in Atlanta, the home to CNN's worldwide headquarters. The first package arrived Wednesday morning in the mailroom at Time Warner Center, home to CNN's NY offices. The package was discovered hours before the mail bombing suspect appeared in a Florida court.
Sayoc's other targets included former president Barack Obama, former attorney general Eric Holder, Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, liberal billionaire George Soros and actor Robert De Niro, authorities said.
We know that the package was intercepted at a postal facility in Atlanta. At least some listed as a return address that of U.S. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, former chair of the Democratic National Committee.
The news network said FBI is investigating the package. He is being prosecuted in NY, so his Florida hearing will likely be brief and process-oriented.
On Monday, following the interception of the suspicious package in Atlanta, Zucker said the same protocol would have applied in that incident. The main issue will be whether he waives extradition to NY and whether he seeks release on bail. None of the bombs exploded, and no one was injured.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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