TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — The brother of ricin letter suspect Kevin Curtis says Curtis is bipolar and has a long history of mental illness.
Jack Curtis issued a statement through Tupelo attorney Jim Waide.
According to Jack Curtis, his family succeeded approxmately three years ago in persuading Kevin Curtis to take medication for his condition.
Jack Curtis added Kevin Curtis has refused to continue taking that medication and cannot be forced legally to take it.