Four GRPD officers exposed to possible narcotics

They were exposed to a powder during a struggle.

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Grand Rapids Police officers conducted a traffic stop at Kalamazoo and Burton on Friday evening, Sept. 29 for a vehicle with an equipment violation. 

After they pulled the car over, the suspect resisted arrest. He attempted to throw a bag that ripped open, exposing the officers and the suspect to the unknown substance. 

According to GRPD, the officers were taken to an area hospital where they were medically treated and are said to be recovering well. 

The 32-year-old suspect was also medically checked, and he is now in custody. 

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