NEW YORK: Donald Trump’s daughter-in-law Vanessa Trump was hospitalized on Monday following she unwrapped a piece of mail having an anonymous white powder.
New York officials affirmed, Vanessa Trump expressed feeling of nausea after she opened the powder.
“The powder had arrived by mail and it was addressed to Donald Trump Jr,” New York Police Department spokesman Carlos Nieves stated.
Ever Since 2001, US officials have been on watchful for mail having white powder. Prior, the envelopes tied with anthrax were given to the media firms and US lawmakers that takes the lives of nearly five people.
As per Fire Department spokeswoman Sophia Kim, three victims including Vanessa Trump’s mother and two others from the family were sent to the NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center for extra assessment.
“Thankful that Vanessa & my children are safe and unharmed after the incredibly scary situation that occurred this morning,” wrote Trump Jr. It added, “Truly disgusting that certain individuals choose to express their opposing views with such disturbing behaviour.”
Donald Trump Jr. has been in the attention for his responsibility in a 2016 conference in Trump Tower along with a Russian attorney and others.
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