BREAKING: Bishop International Airport Has Been Evacuated due to Possible Threat
* * UPDATE — 2:20 PM * *
Bishop International Airport has reopened, and staff members are working to reschedule passengers who may have missed flights during today’s incident.
* * UPDATE — 1:10 pm * *
Bishop airport officials report that the incident stemmed from an unattended bag that was left at the airport. The suspicious bag has been cleared, and crews are currently working to re-open the airport.
According to Facebook live reporting from NBC 25, there has been a possible threat to Bishop International Airport that caused the evacuation and flight cancellations at the airport at this time.
News continues to break on what is the cause of the evacuation, but Flint Police Operations on Facebook is reporting that it was a possible bomb threat.
Please stay away from the airport and if you are flying out today, please call the airline.