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DEVELOPING EWR: Police Investigation Shuts Down Terminal A at Newark Airport

Newark EWR

There is an active investigation underway at Newark airport where police have a terminal shut down at this time.

According to preliminary reports, police would only say that no planes are moving due to an investigation at that began at Terminal A just before 9 p.m.

Insane situation here at Newark Airport. They just told us all to evacuate and whole terminal scattered. Bags left behind. I initially thought it was an active shooter. Maybe a bomb threat. Confusion and chaos

— David Lombardi (@LombardiHimself) September 3, 2019

Customers said that heavily armed police immediately evacuated the terminal.

There are no reports of injuries at this time.

UPDATE 9:21pm Situation under control; customers are being re-screened at the terminal at this time. #EWR It was determined that there was no threat in the Terminal A-3 Satellite.