DARIEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Two letters containing powdery substances and possibly demanding money were sent to separate homes in Darien a day apart from each other, police said. But investigators are saying there seems to be no connection between the two.
The powder found inside the envelopes was apparently harmless, said police Detective Mark Cappelli.READ MORE: Police Say Jonathan Perez, 34, Attacked 11-Year-Old Queens Girl, Made Sexually Threatening Statements
“The FBI just had them decontaminate by washing themselves, their hands and their laundry,” Cappelli told CBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schniedau. “It wasn’t an extensive decontamination process.”