Vanessa Trump Is Under Observation At A Hospital After Opening A Mysterious Envelope With White Powder

Date February 13, 2018

Over the years, many famous people have either been fatally injured as a result of poisoning or lost their lives. One of the most recent incidents involved the former president of Ukraine, Viktor Yushchenko.


In 2004, President Yushchenko was poisoned with dioxin. The incident left half of his face paralyzed and severely scarred.

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Poisoning scare for the Trumps

Vanessa Trump, a daughter-in-law to President Trump, has been hospitalized following a suspected poisoning attempt.

Apparently, a letter postmarked from Boston and addressed to Donald Trump Jr. was delivered to the family residence on 54th Street.

According to the NYPD, the envelope contained a white powder. After the analysis, it turned out the substance was non-hazardous cornstarch.

There has been a public outcry against the attack, which looks like a prank. Michael Cohen, attorney to President Trump, condemned the prank as an act of hate.

How disturbed must a person be to do what they did to a mother of five children?'' Michael Cohen, President Trump's personal attorney, said in a statement. "This dangerous and reckless act goes beyond political differences.

Vanessa Trump is one of three people who was taken to the New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center as a precautionary measure.

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Donald Trump Jr. showed appreciation

Following the incident, Donald Trump Jr. shared this post on Instagram. He expressed his gratitude to the members of law enforcement and medical personnel who attended to his wife and other victims.