Brown Statement Following FBI Arrest in Cleveland

CLEVELAND, OH – Today, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) issued the following statement in response to an FBI arrest in which officials thwarted an attack planned for the Fourth of July fireworks celebration in downtown Cleveland. 

“Clevelanders are grateful to the FBI and all law enforcement officers for their work protecting our city and our neighbors from this attack,” said Brown, who lives in Cleveland. “And we thank all law enforcement who work every day to keep our country safe and secure from the ongoing threat of homegrown terrorism.”