TV ac­tress sends toxic mis­sives to VIPS

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Shan­non Rogers Guess Richard­son of New Bos­ton, Texas, a small-time tele­vi­sion ac­tress, was re­cently ar­rested in con­nec­tion with the mail­ing of three let­ters con­tain­ing a form of the poi­son ricin to US Pres­i­dent Barack Obama; New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg and the Di­rec­tor of May­ors Against Il­le­gal Guns, Mark Glaze.

Richard­son is an ac­tress with mi­nor roles on tele­vi­sion shows like The Walk­ing Dead and the Vam­pire Di­aries. She had a mi­nor role in the movie The Blind Side. The Fed­eral Bureau of In­ves­ti­ga­tion (FBI) said the ac­tress first claimed that her hus­band had sent the let­ters, but later found out that she was the one who had sent them. Her hus­band, Nathaniel Richard­son, is an Army vet­eran.

In­ves­ti­ga­tors were prob­ing who sent the three let­ters, all post­marked May 20, 2013 from Shreve­port, Louisiana, and sent with­out a re­turn ad­dress. The let­ters sent to Obama and Bloomberg were dis­cov­ered dur­ing rou­tine mail screen­ings pro­cesses. The let­ter to the di­rec­tor of May­ors Against Il­le­gal Guns was opened. “You will have to kill me and my fam­ily be­fore you get my guns,” the mes­sage sent to Bloomberg read, ac­cord­ing to re­ports.

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