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Police temporarily evacuate Copenhagen airport terminal

Staff Writer | September 12, 2017
Danish police temporarily evacuated and blocked off a terminal at Copenhagen airport early Tuesday as they investigated a suspicious piece of luggage, police and airport officials said.
Copenhagen airport
Air travel   One of two main terminals at the airport
"Terminal 2 is closed until further notice - police are investigating odd size luggage," the airport wrote on Twitter.

Airport spokesman Morten Bro told AFP "there has been an incident", without elaborating, The Local reported.

Copenhagen police meanwhile tweeted: "Police working at Copenhagen Airport and terminal 2 is blocked off, which can lead to traffic problems. Time horizon unknown."

Terminal 2 is one of two main terminals at the airport, serving both international and domestic flights.

By 9:35am, the airport announced on Twitter that the terminal had been reopened.