Box of horse manure addressed to United States treasury secretary

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Steve Mnuchin

A Los Angeles Police Department spokesman said that the call turned out to be a false alarm, adding that the package was filled with horse manure.

A bit of horseplay forced the hand of a Los Angeles bomb squad Saturday night after a suspicious Christmas gift-wrapped package was found on the doorstep of the Bel-Air home of Steve Mnuchin. Police said the package was marked as being from "the American people". Mnuchin was nominated by President-elect Donald Trump to become the next Treasury Secretary. Fearing the worst, the Secret Service also became involved in the incident.

The package also included a Christmas card with negative comments about President Donald Trump and the new USA tax law signed by Trump last week.

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Shortly after its discovery and inspection, the Christmas present was removed from the scene.

A neighbor discovered the package and alerted authorities, according to media reports. Police did not release further information about the package. Most famously, he was pictured showing off money with his signature on them to his wife, Louise Linton.

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