Newark Airport all clear after evacuation due to pressure cooker

A suspicious package has forced the partial evacuation of a terminal at Newark Liberty International Airport. The bomb squad was called in. Newark International is one of the busiest transit hubs in the country. Local police and K-9 units are also reportedly on the scene.

PAPD evacuating Terminal A, Newark Airport after a pressure cooker was found in the terminal.

Indonesian police say that pressure cookers were used in the blasts in Jakarta the night of May 24 that killed three policemen.


About an hour after the suspicious package was found, airport officials said it had been cleared.

As of this moment, they tweeted out that it's been cleared, but passengers should expect delays.

This is a developing story.


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