Meghan Markle & Prince Harry in 'anthrax' terrorism scare

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

The paper said that officers from the Metropolitan Police's counter-terrorism command were called in after the letter was received on February 12 at a sorting office in St James's Palace in central London.

The nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are less than three months away, which means security around Kensington Palace will undoubtedly beef up.

The letter was addressed to Harry and Meghan at the palace where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their children also live. The following day, another letter was sent to the Palace of Westminster for Home Secretary Amber Rudd.

"The substance was tested and determined not to be anthrax", the source says.

Officers are also investigating an allegation of malicious communications which relates to the same package, and it is being treated as a racist hate crime.

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Security measures already in place ensured that the package was intercepted before it reached the royal couple.

Analysis taken from both letters found the powder they contained to be harmless. "No arrests; inquiries continue".

Prince Harry first confirmed his relationship with the American actress, who is mixed-race, in November 2016 by issuing a strongly-worded statement about media harassment and racism against her on social media. "It has been wonderful getting to know Meghan and to see how happy she and Harry are together", they said.

Security for the day is believed to be under constant review to assess potential threats ahead of the royal couple tying the knot at Windsor Castle on Saturday, May 19.

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