Assassination Attempt on NYC Mayor

May 30, 2013 in News



The Mayor of NYC, billionaire Micheal Bloomberg has made some controversial decisions as mayor such as limiting supply of sugary soft drinks to NYC vendors as well as his stance on gun control, the latter incited enough fury to warrant an apparent assassination attempt.

NEW YORK (AP) — Two threatening letters containing traces of the deadly poison ricin were sent to Mayor Michael Bloomberg in New York and his gun-control group in Washington, police said.

The anonymous letters were opened in New York on Friday at the city’s mail facility in Manhattan and in Washington on Sunday at an office used by Mayors Against Illegal Guns, the nonprofit started by Bloomberg, police said Wednesday.


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