Man arrested at Bradley for claiming bomb was surgically implanted in him

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WINDSOR LOCKS–On Wednesday, a Massachusetts man was arrested at Bradley International Airport after making an unusual bomb threat.

TSA called State Police to report that someone at security who was going through the ID check and routine questioning had said he had a bomb on his body.

The man said he was referencing surgical implants that he had inserted into his back during a recent surgery.

Eleuterio Serrano, 43, of Chicopeee, Massachusetts, was arrested and charged with breach of peace: threatening. He was released on a $2,500 bond and is due in court on May 11.

No bomb was found during the investigation.