The Latest: Suspicious Package has been cleared by authorities at Newark airport
6:30 PM EST –
The suspicious package incident at Newark Airport has been cleared. Nothing hazardous. #PAPD will investigate incident. Good job by all.
— PAPD (@PAPD911) May 27, 2017
6:15 PM EST –
Package has been cleared by authorities at Terminal A at Newark Liberty Airport. Passengers should expect some residual delays.
— Newark Airport (@EWRairport) May 27, 2017
6:10 PM EST –
— Terror Events (@TerrorEvents) May 27, 2017
5:45 PM EST –
Police say a terminal at Newark Liberty International Airport has been evacuated after a pressure cooker was found on site.
The Port Authority Police Department says a suspicious package was discovered on level 3 of Terminal A, the regional terminal for United Airlines. Newark International is one of the busiest transit hubs in the country.
The Port Authority Police Department says the terminal has been evacuated and a bomb squad is en route