Man claimed to have bomb at Kaiser Permanente Hospital

SAN DIEGO - Kaiser Permanente Hospital on Zion Avenue was on alert Wednesday night after a man claimed to have a bomb.

Nurses at the hospital called police around 8:30 p.m. when the man told them he had a bomb in his backpack.

San Diego police officers and K-9 units searched both inside and outside the campus.

He was located in the hospital’s cafeteria and was taken into custody on suspicion of making a terrorist threat.

Authorities concluded their search of the campus and found no dangerous devices.

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