10/20/17 – An investigation is underway after a rope was found in the shape of a noose at a post office in Gaithersburg.
The FBI and the U.S. Postal Service have confirmed the rope was found in the vehicle maintenance facility of the post office located along Shady Grove Road. A Postal Service representative said it was found on a hook of a piece of equipment.
The United States Postal Inspection Service say it is investigating the incident. Officials say they are trying to determine if it was actually a noose. Fox 5 DC