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Terminal At Miami Airport Evacuated After Bomb Scare

DEVELOPING: One terminal at Miami International Airport has been evacuated after a bomb-sniffing dog detected something on a pallet.

Posted on October 16, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. ET

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 21: American Airlines aircraft sit on the tarmac at Miami International Airport.
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MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 21: American Airlines aircraft sit on the tarmac at Miami International Airport.

Police have shut down and evacuated a terminal at Miami International Airport after a bomb-sniffing dog detected something on a pallet.

AP reports that police spokeswoman Robin Pinkard has said terminal J has been closed and evacuated since 7:00 a.m. EDT. All planes are being diverted away from the terminal and the Miami-Dade police department's bomb squad are on the scene.

No other details have been released.

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