Commuter Flight Lands After Bomb Threat

MONROE, La. (September 24, 2013)--An American Eagle plane landed safely Tuesday at Monroe Regional Airport in Monroe, La., after a note about a bomb threat was found.

FBI spokeswoman Mary Beth Romig said 15 passengers and three crew members were aboard the commuter aircraft Tuesday morning.

Romig said no device was found aboard Flight 3648 which left Dallas en route to Monroe.

She said agents were interviewing 15 passengers and three crew members but no suspects were immediately identified.

The airport was shut down and air traffic was diverted to Jackson, Miss.


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