Security checkpoints reopen after false alarm at Phoenix airport

Posted at 9:28 AM, Nov 08, 2017

Parts of a terminal at Phoenix's Sky Harbor International Airport were briefly closed Wednesday so police could investigation a suspicious item.

Security checkpoints A and D as well as ticket counters for American Airlines and Southwest Airlines were briefly closed to allow police to investigate. Flights were also delayed briefly delayed due to the closures.

Travelers are advised to check their flight status with their airline before arriving at the airport.