According to Van Hook, nine of the four letters threatening agencies or persons employed by those agencies also contained a white powder — the implication, according to Van Hook, was that the substance was toxic — that proved to be harmless.
Dore was indicted in February of last year. He faces five years in prison and a $250,000 fine on each count. The case was investigated by the FBI, Louisiana State Police and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.
KATC reported on Dore’s history of run-ins with the law shortly after he was indicted last year. Read more about that here.