Southland · 22 Jan 2021

Man Arrested After Bomb Scare at Invercargill Airport

News Desk

News Desk


Invercargill Airport was evacuated due to a bomb scare, a man was heard saying ‘bomb in a bag’. Police were called and a man has been arrested in relation to the incident.

Invercargill Airport general manager Nigel Finnerty said some flights have been affected.

While Police investigated the airport was closed for a time, but has  since reopened.