'Device' diverts Frontier Airlines flight to Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A Frontier Airlines flight has been diverted to Oklahoma City's Will Rogers World Airport after a "suspicious device" was found on board.
 
Airport spokeswoman Karen Carney tells The Associated Press that a suspicious device was reported on Flight 481 from New Orleans to Denver and the aircraft landed without incident in Oklahoma City late Saturday night.
 
Carney says all 156 passengers were taken off the Airbus 319 as FBI and Oklahoma City Police Department officials conducted an investigation.
 
Carney did not say how the suspicious device was discovered, or by whom.
 
No other information was immediately available.
 
Oklahoma City Police Department officials did not immediately respond to messages left by The Associated Press.

 

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