Suspicious package to Mnuchin turns out to be manure

A bomb squad was sent to Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's home after a neighbor spotted a suspicious package in the driveway

Los Angeles police said Saturday they were called to inspect a "suspicious" package addressed to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

CBS2's Cristy Fajardo reported that police said the package contained gift-wrapped horse manure.

No evacuations were ordered, but the street was closed while authorities examined the large box.

The Secret Service was also involved due to the connection to Mnuchin.

The package also came with a Christmas card with derogatory remarks about Mnuchin, President Donald Trump and the $1.5 trillion GOP tax bill that was signed into law this week.

The package was cleared later that evening after it became apparent that Mnuchin was sent a box full of horse manure, not explosives.

According to police, the package was wrapped like a present.

The Secret Service is now investigating.

Officials say the delivery was addressed to the treasury secretary but was left in front of one of his neighbors' homes.

His wife Louise Linton courted controversy earlier this year when she appeared to disparage a woman on Instagram for having less money than herself and her husband.

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