Bomb Squad Checked Boehner’s Office


WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Authorities said they found no explosives after responding to a report of suspicious briefcases found at the Ohio office of U.S. House Speaker John Boehner.

A West Chester Township police officer noticed the three black briefcases at about 11:30 a.m. Sunday, The Cincinnati Enquirer reported.

Police and a bomb squad responded, and only papers were found inside the briefcases, officials said.

Protesters have demonstrated at Boehner’s office several times in recent weeks.

West Chester is near Cincinnati.

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