Man who claims he had bomb outside Ohio nuclear plant arrested


No bomb was found

NORTH PERRY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man who drove to a nuclear power plant outside Cleveland and claimed he had a bomb has been arrested.

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office says in a statement released Thursday that the 33-year-old Adrian, Michigan, man drove to the entrance of the Perry Nuclear Power Plant around 6 p.m. Wednesday and told plant security officers he had a bomb in the trailer attached to his pickup truck. No bomb was found.

The sheriff’s office in its statement said there was no threat to the North Perry Village plant that Energy Harbor acquired from FirstEnergy Corp. in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

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