(CBS) — A person was escorted from a plane and taken into custody Friday after making a bomb threat at O’Hare International Airport, according to Chicago Police.
Authorities were called with reports of the male making a threat about 1:45 p.m., according to police News Affairs Officer Thomas Sweeney.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Returns To Witness Stand, Again Denies Hiring Osundairo Brothers To Stage Attack; 'There Was No Hoax'
He was escorted from the plane and “the area was rendered safe and clear,” Sweeney said.READ MORE: 2 Tigers At Pittsburgh Zoo Test Positive For COVID-19
Police say the flyer is a 34-year-old man; charges are pending.MORE NEWS: West Town Area Neighbors Band Together To Catch Man Suspected In Years' Worth Of Package Thefts
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