Reports of shots at New York's JFK airport lead to evacuation

August 15, 2016 05:22

NEW YORK - Police are investigating reports of gunshots fired inside a terminal at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Sunday, local media reported.

An evacuation of JFK's Terminal 8 was under way while police searched for a suspect, WPIX television and other news outlets said.

A representative of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates the airport, could not immediately be reached for comment.

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