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Merry Christmas?

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin got Christmas gift-wrapped manure from 'the American people'

A suspicious package addressed to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and left near his California home on Saturday turned out to be gift-wrapped manure, Los Angeles police report. The package reportedly included a Christmas card signed by "the American people" with critical comments about the Republican tax plan President Trump signed into law on Friday.

The package was investigated by an LAPD bomb squad and the Secret Service. It is unknown whether Mnuchin and his wife were at home at the time of the incident. Watch a local news report, including footage of the manure falling out of the Christmas-themed box, below. Bonnie Kristian