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(NEWSER) – In what authorities are investigating as a possible terrorist threat, a masked man on a Los Angeles bus announced yesterday afternoon: "Don't mess with me, I have Ebola!"

The passenger's warning—which officials think was a hoax—prompted the driver to be quarantined as officials try to identify the rider using security video, theLos Angeles Times reports. The man, who boarded the bus with a woman, "leaned into the driver" when he made his claim, a transportation spokesman says, as ABC 13 reports.

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