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Man Arrested in Connection to Bomb Scare at Williston Airport

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A 53-year-old man has been arrested following a bomb scare at the Williston airport Thursday.

Williston police Lieutenant David Belisle said a "suspicious" device was found at the Airport about 3:15 p.m. Thursday.

The airport was evacuated and a bomb squad from Minot was called in.

Williston police said late Thursday that the situation was cleared without incident and the airport reopened about 8 p.m.

The suspect has been arrested for terrorizing and obstruction of government functions.

Officials say he man had a laptop that had wires protruding from it and was uncooperative with authorities.

 

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