Five treated after accidental mace canister release

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JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – At least five people had to be treated following a Hazmat event in an Imperial neighborhood. The incident took place just after 2 p.m. in the 2000 block of Windmill Creek.

Police say that a mace canister was accidentally released.  Five people had major irritation from the spray.  No one had to be taken to the hospital.