Trump Jr.'s wife, Vanessa Trump, was taken to a New York hospital Monday after she opened an envelope the couple received in the mail containing a white powder.
Donald Trump Jr.’s wife went to the hospital Monday after opening an envelope addressed to Trump Jr. containing an unknown white powder.
She appears to be okay, officials said.
Donald Trump Jr.’s wife, Vanessa Trump, was taken to a New York hospital Monday after she opened an envelope the couple received in the mail containing an unknown white powder, WABC reported.
The letter was addressed to Trump Jr. and sent to their East 54th Street apartment in Manhattan. Vanessa opened the letter after 10 a.m. ET.
Firefighters decontaminated her and two others at the scene, and she was taken to a hospital afterward. Police told The Associated Press that Vanessa said she was coughing and felt nauseous.
WABC reported that they appear to be all right, officials said. Both police and Secret Service are investigating.
Police told the AP that a hazmat unit is on scene. The Trump Organization did not respond to a request for comment from the publication.