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Census Bureau Processing Center Evacuated

Last updated on Wednesday, May 5, 2010

(JEFFERSONVILLE, IN) - A census bureau processing center in southern Indiana was evacuated for about five hours on Tuesday following the discovery of a red, powdery substance in one of the returned census forms.

A hazardous materials team determined the substance was powdered jello.

Between 200 and 300 employees at the National Processing Center in Jeffersonville were evacuated.

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