Pepper spray accidentally released inside Cleveland BMV

The building had to be evacuated and aired out before resuming business

Pepper spray accidentally released inside Cleveland BMV

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) on East 55th Street had to be evacuated Saturday morning after pepper spray was released inside the building.

Pepper spray accidentally released inside Cleveland BMV

Firefighters and EMS responded around 11:40 a.m. Saturday, when someone inside the BMV accidentally discharged pepper spray from a key chain device.

Authorities said no injuries were sustained and nobody had to be taken to the hospital.

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