CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A man was arrested after he said there was a bomb in the Hamilton County Courthouse Wednesday morning.
At 9:30am, Cincinnati Police received a 911 call from an unknown person saying there was a bomb inside the Courthouse. Deputies in the building immediately began to search for any type of bomb device. The Sheriff's K-9 Bomb Detection Units were also called in for the search.
Investigators discovered the call was made on the first floor of the Courthouse. The caller was caught on video at a pay phone.
A short time before 10:00am, Sheriff's Deputies found a person on the second floor that matched the description of the caller on the video. The suspect was taken into custody and interviewed.
During the interview, 37-year-old Brandon Hare admitted that he made the false bomb call.