Police take 200+ calls during Grand Prix weekend

It was a busy Grand Prix weekend for West Lafayette police. The weekend is traditionally Purdue's busiest party weekend of the year.

Posted: Apr. 23, 2018 4:56 AM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — It was a busy Grand Prix weekend for West Lafayette police. The weekend is traditionally Purdue's busiest party weekend of the year. 

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From Friday to Sunday, the department took 227 calls for service. That's 80 more than the 2017 Grand Prix weekend.

A total of eight people were arrested. Those include three for possession of marijuana and four arrests for public intoxication.

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