QUEENS – Several flights are disrupted and concourses are unaccessible at LaGuardia Airport as police investigate a suspicious package Saturday morning.
Terminal B underwent evacuation after a passenger got into an argument with airport personnel, police sources said.
The passenger allegedly left a bag on the counter and made statements including the word “bomb,” causing the evacuation, said police sources.
The NYPD bomb squad is on scene, and no injuries have been reported.
The man has been taken into custody, police sources say.
The airport’s Twitter page published several posts saying there is police activity in the airport’s Terminal B, causing several delays and disruptions.
“Due to police activity, LGA concourses A and B at Terminal B are not accessible and passengers should expect delays,” the airport tweeted.
Passengers using Terminal B should check with their airlines about delays.
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