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Police: ‘Security Incident’ On Plane At Logan Not Related To Monday’s Bombing

By: CBS Boston
By: CBS Boston
CBS Boston

CBS Boston

State Police say a security incident reported on a US Airways flight from Philadelphia to Boston is not related to Monday’s bombings.

The FAA said there had been some type of security incident on the plane.

State Police spokesperson David Procopio said there was a piece of luggage on the plane that had not been checked in Philadelphia that security wanted to look at.

Procopio said the incident is not related to Monday’s explosions at the Boston Marathon finish line.

Flight 1716 was coming from Philadelphia. It has since landed at Logan Airport.

Luggage has been taken from the plane and is lined up on the runway.


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