Cleveland officer treated for possible fentanyl exposure

July 19, 2017: Authorities confirm the officer was taken for evaluation as a 'precautionary measure' early Wednesday morning.

CLEVELAND -- A Cleveland police officer has been treated and released after being taken to the hospital for possible fentanyl exposure early Wednesday morning.

Authorities confirm the officer was under evaluation as a “precautionary measure" after the incident in the 17900 block of Brazil Road.

The officer's face apparently became numb, causing him to go in for treatment.

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