Police: Report of woman with gun threatening people at Ohio hospital was a hoax

Photo of the scene courtesy of FOX8.

UPDATE: Police say there was no suspect found in their investigation, leading them to believe this was a hoax. Read more here.

Original story:

MEDINA, Ohio — Police in Ohio say they are searching a hospital after receiving reports about a woman with a gun threatening people.

Police in Medina say no shots have been fired.

The Cleveland Clinic says police were responding to a potential active shooter Tuesday afternoon at a medical office building near Medina Hospital, southwest of Cleveland.

The clinic says the hospital and medical office building are on lockdown.

Medina police say they’ve secured the hospital and are searching floor by floor.

Find live coverage as the situation unfolds here.

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