Trump Jr.: White powder hoax was ‘truly disgusting’


Donald Trump Jr. praised law enforcement officials for their response to the hoax white powder attack that targeted him — but caused his wife to get rushed to a Manhattan hospital on Monday.

“A special thanks today to the great men & women of the @NYPDnews @FDNY @SecretService @NewYorkFBI and the Joint Terrorism Task Force for their decisive action and incredible words of support to my wife and family,” Donald Jr. tweeted.

“Their professionalism under pressure made a rough day manageable.”

Earlier in the day, Trump Jr.’s wife, Vanessa, was rushed to a Manhattan hospital when she opened an envelope that had a mysterious white powder inside — which turned out to be cornstarch.

“Thank you so much for all the help today in NYC!” Vanessa Trump tweeted Monday night.

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