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Armed federal agents wearing hazardous material suits and breathing apparatus Thursday entered the West Hills Subdivision home of Paul Kevin Curtis in Corinth, Miss. Law enforcement officials blocked off the dwelling after taking Curtis into custody under the suspicion of sending letters covered in ricin to the U.S. President Barack Obama and U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss.

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A Mississippi man charged with sending ricin-laced letters to the president and other officials was described Thursday as a good father, a quiet neighbor and an entertainer who impersonated Elvis at parties.

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