Police investigate suspicious powder mailed to Roselle Park residents

Roselle Park police are warning all residents to carefully inspect their mail after over a dozen residents received envelopes with a suspicious powder inside.

Roselle Park Police and Union County officials are investigating suspicious mail sent to residents containing an unknown powder.

Roselle Park Police and Union County officials are investigating suspicious mail sent to residents containing an unknown powder. (10/7/16)

ROSELLE PARK - Roselle Park police are warning all residents to carefully inspect their mail after over a dozen residents received envelopes with a suspicious powder inside.

Police say the envelopes had a fraudulent return address of “Roselle Park Police.”

Officials have tested the powder and say that the substance does not appear to be dangerous.

Police say that any resident who receives a suspicious envelope should not touch it and contact police immediately.

Many of the letters came out of the Elizabeth post office.

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