Kansas VA Responds to Reports of Bed Bug-Infested Building

Kansas VA Responds to Reports of Bed Bug-Infested Building

After reports of bed bugs in the Health Resource Center building on the VA Hospital grounds, the HRC sent out a statement regarding the incident.

October 10, 2016
Bed Bugs

TOPEKA, Kan. — After reports of bed bugs in the Health Resource Center building on the VA Hospital grounds, the HRC sent out a statement regarding the incident, WIBW reported.

The statement said "building 9 in Topeka, KS received a confirmed report of bedbugs in the building on October 5, 2016. The bed bugs were sighted in a limited area; however, management has decided to immediately treat the entire building for the overall welfare of our employees."

Several viewers reached out to 13 NEWS indicating the HRC had known about the bed bugs since the beginning of the week, and that employees were getting bitten in their cubicles. HRC said they did not receive any reports of employees being bit.

Source: WIBW