Richmond International Airport Evacuated After ‘Serious’ Threat (UPDATE)

Source: The Huffington Post
The Richmond International Airport was evacuated this morning after a threatening phone call.

The airport, located in Richmond, Va., received the threat just after 6 a.m., according to the Associated Press and the airport’s Twitter page. The airport was then evacuated, as customers left the terminal en masse.

Police and canine units began sweeping the airport after 8 a.m. By about 9:30 a.m., all public areas were clear and the terminal was reopened, according to the Times-Dispatch.

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