SC authorities seize case with radioactive warnings

Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 9:08 AM
Last updated 6:59 PM
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GOOSE CREEK, S.C. — State and federal authorities are investigating after a case with radioactive warnings was seized from a locker at a storage business in Goose Creek.

Secret Service Agent John Kenny in Charleston says a search warrant was issued for the container Monday night. Kenny says it was about the size of a cooler.

Firefighters and officials from the Department of Health and Environmental Control were also called to the scene.

DHEC spokesman Mark Plowden says agency workers turned the case over to law enforcement. Authorities would not comment on what was inside.

But Plowden says there was never any threat to public health.

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soapy_725 10/31/12 - 09:30 am
there was never any threat to public health

Ever notice that this is the government answer to every potential situation that might just cause PANIC. It has to be the first statement in the "Disaster Planning Manual" for first responders.

The government cannot control PANIC. The government does not want you to know they cannot control PANIC. Therefore they must at all cost prevent any news that would cause PANIC.

The 1930's broadcast of the War of the World's caused uncontrollable PANIC.

Unless it is a situation where the government can gain power by the perception of a national catastrophe. Say a hurricane, flood or blizzard.

OpenCurtain 10/31/12 - 09:59 am
Well tell us

some details when you get them.

I would be Interested in:
What type material,
Isotope / Curie level,.
Estimated exposure levels.
Military Isotope, or civilian.
Or Just a box with a decals?

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