A police officer and several others were reportedly exposed to an “unknown substance” at a Walmart and Mercy Health Allen Hospital in Oberlin, Ohio.
Officers were called to the scene for a suspected overdose, however once there, an officer and the suspect were both exposed to the substance and became unresponsive. In addition to this initial exposure, five others were exposed to the substance at the hospital.
Residents are asked to avoid the hospital emergency room as well as the Walmart at this time while they are sanitized. The substance is currently being test to determine its composition.