JFK airport evacuated after shots are fired

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‘Shots fired’ panic at JFK: All passengers are evacuated from two terminals, flights are grounded and a huge army of cops hunts for an elusive ‘gunman’ – after TWO mystery reports of gunfire

  • Thousands of passengers were forced to flee the terminal on Sunday
  • A massive police presence had responded to reports of shots fired 
  • Preliminary investigation found no evidence of shooting, authorities say
  • Port Authority said terminal was evacuated out of an ‘abundance of caution’

Police evacuated Terminals 8 at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport out of an ‘abundance of caution’ following reports of gunfire – but say investigators found no evidence of shots fired.

Thousands of passengers were forced to evacuate the terminal shortly after 9.30pm as police searched for an alleged armed suspect on Sunday evening.

Terminals 1 and the Van Wyck Expressway approaching…

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