Baby powder scare leads to evacuations - KCTV5

Baby powder scare leads to evacuations

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

Firefighters investigated a report of a suspicious white substance found inside an envelope at a west Plaza area financial business.

Hazardous material crews were summoned to the building at 4700 Belleview Ave. at 12:30 p.m. Friday. Evacuations were ordered as precaution.

The substance turned out to be baby powder.

A dozen businesses were located in the building.

Kansas City police blocked off surrounding streets. The all clear was given just before 1:30 p.m.

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