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Unauthorized Visitor at MAFB Found

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A man entered Minot Air Force Base without a proper screening this morning, setting off a base-wide search around 8:00am.

Base public affairs officials say the man drove in through the main gate without getting cleared by security forces.

The gate guard notified security police, who immediately began their search.

Buildings around the base were ordered to do identification checks on everyone to try to find the man.

Public affairs officials say the man was found about an hour later, unarmed and not hostile and was given a proper escort without incident.

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