Bottle of Novichok Toxin Found in Charlie Rowley's Home

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Published on July 13, 2018 - Duration: 00:36s

Bottle of Novichok Toxin Found in Charlie Rowley's Home

Police said they found a "small bottle" containing Novichok in Charlie Rowley's home in Amesbury, England.

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Bottle of Novichok Toxin Found in Charlie Rowley's Home

British police confirmed Β a bottle of Novichok was found in the house of a man poisoned by the deadly nerve agent.Β  Police said they found a "small bottle" containing Novichok in Charlie Rowley's home in Amesbury.

He and his partner, Dawn Sturgess, wereΒ  found poisoned Β on June 30.

Sturgess died just over a week later.

Rowley has regained consciousness.Β  Novichok is the same Soviet-developed nerve agent that poisoned Sergei and Yulia Skripal in March.

That happened in Salisbury, only a few miles away from Amesbury.

Authorities are now running tests to see if both instances were caused by the same batch of nerve agent.Β 

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