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Man in custody after bomb scare at Millington Airport

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MILLINGTON, Tenn. (FOX13) -

UPATE: According to Shelby County Sheriff's Office bomb techs, a through search of the truck and the briefcase determined that everything was all clear with no bomb inside. SCSO bomb squad is now clearing the scene.

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Millington police have a man in custody after a strange incident at that city's airport that may include a bomb.

According to Chip Washington from the Shelby County Sheriff's Office their bomb squad is investigating a suitcase that was taken from a man who tried to get into the Millington airport. The man said he was waiting for a plane being sent by President Obama. Millington police have the man in custody.

Washington says a bomb sniffing dog got a hit on the suitcase. No one knows what is inside of it right now.

Navy Police, Millington Police and Shelby County Sheriff's Officer are all on the scene.

FOX13 is following this story and will continue to bring you the latest developments as they come in.

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