CHICAGO (WLS) -- A man was charged Friday with faking a bomb threat near President Barack Obama's Chicago home.
A Cook County judge ordered 20-year-old Marquez Hassell held in lieu of bond.
Police cleared the area around the Obamas' Kenwood neighborhood home Thursday when someone found a suspicious backpack.
A bomb squad opened the bag, but didn't find any explosives.
Hassell faces a felony charge for leaving that backpack.
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