Metropolitan Opera Evacuated After Man Throws Suspicious Powder

10/29/2016 5:32 PM PDT

Metropolitan Opera Evacuated For Suspicious Powder

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New York's Metropolitan Opera was evacuated after reports say a man sprinkled an unknown powder into the orchestra pit.

A spokesperson for The Met says Saturday's show of "Guillaume Tell" was cancelled after the incident. Reports say the man fled and cops are trying to find him. 

At this time, the type of powder thrown is unknown ... one person requested medical attention, but their current condition is unknown.

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