West Chester Police: Bomb squad determine item found attached to utility box a hoax

West Chester Police: Bomb squad determine item found attached to utility box a hoax

WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) - West Chester bomb quad units determined a suspicious item found attached to a utility box at the Stoney Creek Condominiums to be a hoax Monday, according to police.

Officials evacuated the surrounding buildings in the 7000 block of Shawnee Lane as they investigated.

Upon calling in a robot to search for the item, it was determined the item was not a threat to anyone.

West Chester Police will be investigating the incident.

No injuries were reported. The residents were let back into their condominium homes.

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