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Portion of terminal closes at Hartsfield-Jackson on reports of suspicious package

Posted July 20

— Reports of a suspicious package forced the closure of an area inside a terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta on Wednesday.

The airport tweeted that an area near a baggage carousel in the South terminal was blocked as officers investigated the incident. The incident happened around 7:15 p.m.

The all-clear was eventually given and operations resumed as scheduled.

It is unclear what the suspicious package contained.

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