Breaking News: Package containing cocaine found at U.S. Capitol Police Headquarters, reports The Gateway Pundit.

United States Capitol Police Investigating Discovery of Cocaine Inside Headquarters

The United States Capitol Police (USCP) made a shocking discovery on Wednesday when a small bag of a powdery white substance, later confirmed to be cocaine, was found in the second-floor hallway of the USCP headquarters. The area where the bag was discovered is commonly used to store furniture and supplies and sees heavy traffic from contractors and USCP employees.

The USCP officer who found the baggie reported the discovery to a supervisor at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Following the initial field test confirming the presence of cocaine, the USCP Investigations unit has launched a formal investigation and will be conducting further testing, including DNA testing on the baggie.

The USCP released a statement regarding the incident, stating, “The United States Capitol Police (USCP) is investigating a roughly one-inch by one-inch zip lock bag with a small amount of a white powdery substance, which field tested positive for cocaine. The small bag was found on the floor of a hallway inside USCP headquarters. The hallway is on the second floor in an area that has been a staging spot for furniture and supplies. The area is heavily trafficked by various contractors and employees. It is also near offices such as Prisoner Processing, Crime Scene, Intel and Reports Processing. The baggie was found in the middle of the floor just before 1:00 p.m. by an officer, who immediately reported it to a supervisor. The residue was field tested and came back positive for cocaine. The USCP Investigations Division has opened an investigation, which will include further testing, including DNA testing of the baggie. We will provide more information when it becomes available.”

The news of the discovery quickly spread on social media, with individuals sharing updates and expressing shock at the situation. This is an ongoing investigation, and more details will be provided as they become available.

As the investigation unfolds, questions arise regarding how the bag of cocaine ended up inside the USCP headquarters and who may be responsible. The security and integrity of the Capitol Police headquarters are crucial, and this incident raises concerns about potential breaches in security protocols.

The discovery of illegal substances within a law enforcement agency’s headquarters is a serious matter that requires thorough investigation and swift action to ensure the safety and security of all personnel and visitors. The USCP’s response to this incident will be closely monitored, and updates will be provided as the investigation progresses.