MIA terminal evacuated after suspicious luggage found

Published On: Mar 17 2013 09:01:18 PM EDT
Updated On: Mar 18 2013 08:26:06 AM EDT

Terminal E at Miami International Airport was reopened to the public Sunday evening after being evacuated when police say a suspicious package was found.

MIAMI -

Terminal E at Miami International Airport was reopened to the public Sunday evening after being evacuated when police say a suspicious package was found.

Miami-Dade police say a man had a suitcase that was deemed suspicious.

Police said the man was taken into custody.

The suitcase was found between terminals E and F at MIA.

As a safety precaution, police said the terminal was evacuated as officers from the Miami-Dade Police Department's Bomb Squad examined the suitcase.

Police reopened the terminal to the public after 10 pm Sunday once officers examined the suitcase and deemed it safe.

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