At a Tuesday morning news conference, authorities announced that five people were arrested in Cleveland for attempting to blow up a bridge.
Steven M. Dettelbach, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, and Stephen D. Anthony, Special Agent in Charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Cleveland office, discussed the arrests and charges related to what they referred to as a “national security case.”
The news conference was held at the Cleveland FBI headquarters at 1501 Lakeside Avenue.
Sources told Fox News that the arrests were made on Monday in a Cleveland-area park. The suspects, described as anarchists, were charged this morning.
Fox 8′s Stacey Frey reports that the suspects have been identified as Brandon Baxter, Anthony Hayne, Joshua Stafford, Connor Stevens and Douglas Wright.