Everett Dutschke stands in the street near his home in Tupelo, Miss.
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Mississippi man Everett Dutschke arrested over ricin letters

A man has been arrested in Mississippi in connection with the sending of letters containing ricin to President Barack Obama, a senator and a judge.

Everett Dutschke was detained at his home in Tupelo at 01:00 (06:00 GMT) on Saturday and handed over to the US Marshals Service, police said.

David Willis reports.

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