Police received prank call about a bomb threat at T.F. Green Airport

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WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE): The Warwick Police Dept. received a prank call about a bomb threat on Saturday evening, according to a spokesperson for the T.F. Green Airport.

The call was made around 4:40 p.m. and was not deemed credible, according to Bill Fischer. 

“Airport police protocols were followed and the airport’s law enforcement partners were contacted including R.I. State Police,” Fischer said. 

A sweep of the airport was also conducted. 

Flights and airport operations were not impacted. The call is still under investigation. 

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