Man claims to have bomb at Enloe, turns out to be an Xbox

Feb 10, 2015 10:36 AM by News Staff

Chico police responded to Enloe Medical Center early Tuesday morning after a nurse said a man in the emergency room was holding an Xbox, but claiming it was a bomb.

Police arrived at the emergency room just after 3:30 a.m. as Enloe security was escorting the man out of the emergency room.

Officer contacted the man and according to a press release determined he was having a mental emergency, and was extremely paranoid. Officers were able to quickly determine the man did not have a bomb and the device in question was actually an Xbox.

The man was detained and brought back into Enloe for treatment.

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