MENTOR, OH (WOIO) - The suspect claimed to have a bomb.
Police say the suspect was unarmed when taken into custody, however, he dropped a backpack as he exited the bank. The bomb squad is now examined the backpack and did not find any evidence of a bomb.
No one was harmed in the incident.
Mentor Police are still investigating and plan to release more information Thursday morning.
Mentor Avenue was closed during the incident but is now open.
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