Vanessa Trump, President Donald Trump’s daughter-in-law, was taken to the hospital Monday after an envelope containing a white powder was sent to her apartment, according to reports.
Three people were hospitalized as a precaution after an envelope was opened in which contained white powder in addition to was addressed to Donald Trump Jr., the fresh York Police Department told CNBC.
Vanessa Trump will be married to Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son.
The substance, which was not identified, was determined to be nonhazardous after being tested by authorities, the NYPD said. NBC fresh York, citing a senior official, reported in which Vanessa Trump was decontaminated at the scene as a precaution.
At 10:10 a.m., a female called 911 requesting an ambulance, saying she had been exposed to the substance after opening the envelope.
The NYPD’s intelligence division, along with hazmat units, EMS services, emergency service units in addition to Secret Service units, responded to the call.
Three people underwent a decontamination process via the hazmat units before being taken to a local area hospital for observation, the NYPD said.
The investigation will be still ongoing, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said on Monday.
“I know the president spoke with her. Beyond in which, at in which point, in which’s an ongoing in addition to active investigation so I can’t comment any further.”
On Monday afternoon, Donald Jr. tweeted in which none of his family members involved inside “incredibly scary” situation had been harmed.
Donald Trump Jr. tweet: Thankful in which Vanessa & my children are safe in addition to unharmed after the incredibly scary situation in which occurred in which morning. Truly disgusting in which certain individuals choose to express their opposing views with such disturbing behavior.