Kevin Curtis

aul Kevin Curtis speaks to the media about the charges of sending suspicious letters to US President Barack Obama and US Senator Roger Wicker were dropped without prejudice. (AP Photo)

Men’s yearslong feud looms over ricin probe

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The investigation into poisoned letters mailed to President Obama and others has shifted from an Elvis impersonator to his longtime foe, and authorities must now figure out if an online feud between the two men might have escalated into something more sinister.

04/24/2013

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Second man says home being searched in ricin case

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — A second Mississippi man says the FBI is searching his home in connection with the ricin letter case. Everett Dutschke says in a phone interview with The Associated Press that the FBI was at his home Tuesday for the search.

04/23/2013

Corinth police officer outside house in West Hills Subdivision after taking Paul Kevin Curtis into custody under suspicion of sending suspicious letters to US President Barack Obama and US Senator Roger Wicker (AP Photo)

Wicker: Possible ricin suspect Elvis impersonator

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Roger Wicker says he once hired the man accused of mailing suspicious letters as an Elvis impersonator. The Mississippi Republican said he hired Paul Kevin Curtis of Corinth, Miss., to entertain at an engagement party.

04/18/2013