Suspicious package at ABIA cleared, deemed to not be a threat

One person arrested in incident, police said

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September 18, 2020 - 12:07 pm

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AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- A suspicious package at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport that shut down some airport operations for nearly two hours Friday morning has been cleared, officials said.

Austin Police say the call came in just before 10 a.m. near security checkpoint 2.

At one point, all of the roadways in and out of the terminal were closed.

APD's Explosive Ordnance Disposal team responded to the scene  According to police, one person was arrested for failure to identify themselves.

More information on flight arrivals and departures and any delays can be found on the airport's website here.

 

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