BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - A male suspect made a bomb threat in Hamilton Wednesday night, according to Butler County Sheriff Dispatch.
The bomb threat reportedly came after a chase that began in Hamilton County on the Blue Rock Road in Springdale.
A dispatcher says the vehicle came to a stop at the intersection of Hill and Madison avenues in the Lindenwald neighborhood.
Hamilton Police pulled the man over, according to a source. He then said he had a bomb and said he was going to “blow everyone up.”
A SWAT standoff followed but police were able to get the suspect in custody.
Authorities say firefighters used a hose to spray water in the vehicle to try to get the suspect out. Flash grenades were also used.
Hamilton Police pulled the man over, according to a source. He then declared he had a bomb and said he was going to “blow everyone up.”