Australian police charge man over hazardous parcels sent to diplomatic offices

Hazmat and fire crews are seen outside the Indian and French Consulates on St Kilda Road in Melbourne, Australia, January 9, 2019. AAP Image/Kaitlyn Offer via REUTERS/File Photo

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian police on Thursday charged a 49-year-old man for sending as many as 38 packages containing a hazardous material to diplomatic embassies and consulates across the country. More than a dozen foreign offices received suspicious packages on Wednesday, including the U.S. and British missions in Melbourne. The man, named as Savas Avan, […]

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