BREAKING: Man Arrested For Sending White Powder to Don Jr’s Apartment
On February 12th, a letter addressed to Donald Trump Jr. with an unknown powdery substance was sent to a Manhattan apartment belonging to Donald Trump Jr.’s wife, Vanessa.
Vanessa Trump was hospitalized.
Update: The man has been identified as Daniel Frisiello of Beverly, MA.
NBC New York previously reported:
A letter containing an unidentified substance addressed to Donald Trump Jr. was sent to a Manhattan apartment building unit that belongs to Trump Jr.’s wife, Vanessa, the president’s daughter-in-law, multiple senior law enforcement officials and city officials tell News 4 and NBC News.
The letter mailed to the East 54th Street apartment was opened Monday morning and contained some sort of substance, though the specific nature of that substance wasn’t immediately clear. Three people were taken to a hospital as a precaution for observation after the FDNY responded shortly after 10 a.m.
Vanessa Trump was taken to a Manhattan hospital for precaution.
A Massachusetts man was arrested Thursday morning for sending the white powder to Don Jr.’s apartment.
Fox News reports:
A Massachusetts man was arrested Thursday morning after a letter with white powder was sent to Donald Trump Jr.’s New York City apartment earlier this month. Trump Jr.’s wife, Vanessa, was taken to the hospital in the incident.
Daniel Frisiello, of Beverly, was arrested and is expected to appear in federal court in Worcester later in the day.
Frisiello is accused of sending five letters filled with white powder to Trump Jr. and several other people, including the office of Sen. Debbie Stabenow, of Michigan.
Story developing…The Gateway Pundit will update as more information becomes available.