Mostly Cloudy
76°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

Suspicious powder addressed to former DuPage official

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2013 11:11 a.m. CDT

ELMHURST – A woman reported last weekend that she received a yellow envelope addressed to a former DuPage Water Commission chairman that contained an unknown granular substance, Elmhurst police said.

The report was made 8:24 p.m. Saturday in the 600 block of East Butterfield Road, according to police reports.

The envelope did not have a return address. An FBI agent was called to the scene and determined there was no immediate danger or threat, police said.

The FBI took custody of the envelope for further examination.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Reader Poll

Is Donald Trump a serious candidate for president?
Yes, I'd vote for him
No, he's doing it for publicity
Yes, but I won't vote for him
I'm undecided