Suspicious package in Slidell contained 70 pounds of feces

January 20, 2018 - 7:24 am

The Slidell Police Department says a suspicious package left at the U.S. Post Office in Slidell Friday turned out to be a box of human feces. 

The package was dropped off around 4 p.m. and caused police to block off the area surrounding the post office and the police department’s Bomb Squad to respond to the scene. 

Around 8:30 p.m. the Slidell Police Department said the package turned out to be approximately 70 pounds of human sewage/feces. 

The department said a person of interest was being questioned and it is believed they have mental health issues. 

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