Crime NYPD Officers Recovering From Possible Fentanyl Exposure During Bronx Drug Bust

15:25  08 november  2019
15:25  08 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

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At least four law enforcement officers were rushed to the hospital Thursday night after they've been exposed to what the NYPD believes to be fentanyl while conducting a search 4 Law Enforcement Officers Rushed to Hospital After Possible Fentanyl Exposure During Bronx Raid: Sources.

Multiple police officers were taken to the hospital after a possible fentanyl exposure in the Bronx . The FDNY responded to the possible fentanyl exposure in the 300 block of Willis Avenue around 8 p.m. on Thursday. Police say a federal law enforcement agency and undercover police officers were

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Five NYPD officers are recovering after being exposed to a dangerous narcotic during a drug bust in the Bronx.

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It’s unclear exactly what the substance was, but police say it may have been fentanyl or heroin.

Officers raided an apartment around 7:40 p.m. Thursday on Willis Avenue near 140th Street in the Mott Haven section and took several people into custody.

“I live across the hall from the apartment they raided. We heard a big bang, police ‘open up,’ they raided in, flash grenade, boom, and next thing you know, they’re taking out people,” one neighbor told CBS2. “It was a little scary, but it’s not normal in this neighborhood.”

She said she usually says hello to her neighbors and was shocked to see them under arrest.

“It’s a quiet building. Very quiet, very private,” she said.

One officer reported feeling some side effects, but there were no injuries.

Charges are pending against the suspects.

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