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UPDATE: Suspicious substance found at Conway Social Security office not a threat

The Conway Police Department responded to the Social Security Administration building at 1316 Third Avenue in Conway for reports of an envelope containing an unknown substance. (Source: WMBF News) The Conway Police Department responded to the Social Security Administration building at 1316 Third Avenue in Conway for reports of an envelope containing an unknown substance. (Source: WMBF News)

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – A suspicious substance found at the Conway Social Security Administration building Friday morning was determined not to be a credible threat, according to Conway Police Lt. Selena Small.

Conway police responded to the building at 1316 Third Avenue after receiving a report of an envelope containing an unknown substance. The building was closed down for a time.

According to Small, CPD requested assistance from the FBI and Hazmat. 

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