CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The FBI is investigating an incident that took place aboard a passenger flight that landed at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
spokeswoman Shelley Lynch wrote in an email to The Charlotte Observer
on Wednesday night that agents were "investigating an incident on a flight and we are interviewing the person involved."
Lynch said passengers were rescreened. She also wrote "there are no indications there is or was a threat to public safety."
Later Wednesday, the FBI spokeswoman said there would be "no federal charges at this time."
The newspaper reported that a flight that landed at around 5:30 p.m. was met on the tarmac by security officials and FBI agents.
US Airways officials told news station WBTV that the security concern arose on Flight 114 from Boston to Charlotte.
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