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Suspicious Package Temporarily Closes Terminal at EWR


By: Richard L. Smith 

Port Authority Police cleared a package deemed suspicious at Newark Airport Sunday evening. 


Firefighters were dispatched to level 1 of Terminal C to investigate reports of a suspicious package around 5:35 p.m. 

Port Authority said EWR, Terminal C level 1, temporarily closed due to police activity.

Officials urged everyone to use level 2 and level 3 while police checked the package. 

Port Authority Police reopened level one shortly before 6:30 after Newark Firefighters cleared the package.