Suspicious package: sent out to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, now considered a hate crime

A suspicious package was recently sent out addressed to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. The package which was intercepted and now confiscated by police was tested when it was received at St. James Palace.

The package contained a white powder as well as a racist letter and a full investigation is now being handled by the counterterrorism command in London. This incident is now being treated as a racist hate crime and it comes directly during the planning of the Royal wedding set for May.

Although the substance inside the package was deemed to be non-suspicious, the malicious letter is now being treated as an investigative threat. As several people live at St. James Palace including Prince Charles, Princess Anne and Prince Harry the utmost in security measures are being upgraded with incoming mail.

Incidents like this have been occurring across London including one that recently required a partial evacuation of the parliament office. The letter sent to Parliament also contained a white powder which was non-toxic however police are now on high alert for these packages across every major building in the UK.

Quite unfortunately this is not a first for Meghan Markle. She has been subject to a variety of racial abuse since the news came out that she was dating Prince Harry. This abuse has ramped up since the two have been confirmed as engaged and Markle has even been receiving threats from celebrities.

The UKIP Leaders girlfriend Jo Marney even when it is so far as to say that Meghan Markle would taint the royal family. With efforts for the royal wedding continuing to scale up we can only hope that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be properly protected from ongoing threats.

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