Bomb threat reported at Barnes Regional Airport in Westfield MA

The control tower and a plane hangar at Barnes. (Image Courtesy: The Westfield News)
The control tower and a plane hangar at Barnes. (Image Courtesy: The Westfield News)

WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police were called the Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport, Thursday night, to investigate a bomb threat.

According to the Massachusetts State Police Twitter page, around 5:00 p.m., a bomb squad handler and a dog were sent to the airport to help with searching for the alleged bomb in the building.

The airport is located near the Barnes Air National Air Base. No other information is available at this time.

This story will be updates as soon as new information becomes available.

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