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Manchester Airport terminal reopens after evacuation

By the CNN Wire Staff
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Police had shut the terminal because of a suspect package
  • They confirm the package posed no threat to the public

London, England (CNN) -- Terminal One at Manchester Airport in England was reopened Friday after being briefly evacuated because of a suspect package, police said.

Police said they responded Friday morning after reports of the suspect package going through security at the departures area of the terminal.

They evacuated the terminal and bomb disposal officers examined the package, later confirming it posed no threat to the public.

Officers spoke to the man who owns the package and said no offenses had been committed.