Police: No evidence Henrico officers were exposed to drugs
HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - The Henrico County Police Department says there is “no evidence” that anyone was exposed to drugs after an officer suffered a medical emergency transporting a prisoner.
Emergency responders were called to Staples Mill Road and Dumbarton just after 7:30 p.m. Wednesday for the officer having a medical emergency.
Police said the officer was taken to the hospital and is doing well.
Hazmat was called to the scene during the investigation.
“Multiple officers, supervisors, and command/executive staff were on-scene shortly after the call for help and maintained a presence at the hospital until all three members were medically cleared,” the police department said Thursday in a news release.
The officer who experienced the emergency is “doing well and is resting comfortably at home.”
All the other officers involved have also been released from the hospital.
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