Second Ricin Letters Suspect Missing

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(Itawamba County, MS) The second Mississippi suspect in the ricin laced letters is missing.

Itawamba County, MS sheriff Chris Dickinson told News Channel 3 the FBI has lost track of Everett Dutschke.

Paul Kevin Curtis was arrested then released for sending three ricin laced letters to President Obama, Senator Roger Wicker and a judge.

As soon as Curtis was released, the FBI turned its eye on Dutschke raiding his home and a karate studio he owns.

Today, the FBI searched a home in Ozark, Ms Dutschke and a friend are believed to have been Wednesday.

The sheriff told WTVA-TV says he believes a friend of Dutschke “may be helping him to lay low.”