OHIO (WLNS) – An Ohio man is wanted by law enforcement after federal officials say he threatened to kill House Speaker John Boehner.
The man is identified is Michael Hoyt.
He lives in the part of Ohio that is included in Boehner’s congressional district.
Court documents show Hoyt, a former bartender thought about poisoning Boehner in the fall.
A spokesperson for the speaker of the House says he is aware of the situation and thanks the FBI and authorities in Ohio for their efforts.