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Super Bowl Hotels

WHITE POWDER WAS A PRANK

... Cops Say

1/31/2014 11:05 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
breaking news

0131-super-bowl-xlviiiThe white powder scare affecting several hotels located right near the site of the Super Bowl was nothing more than a prank, officials tell TMZ Sports ... and no one is in danger. 

Law enforcement sources tell us ... officials believe the white powder is corn starch and NOT anthrax or any other dangerous substance. 

Earlier in the day, the NJ State Police released a statement saying the Joint Terrorism Task Force and hazard materials units responded to several locations that received suspicious letters and substances.

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