Bomb Threats and Other False Alarms
These scary moments ended up being false alarms. In 2018, an alert flashed on millions of cell phones across the East Coast, warning residents of a tsunami. In 2021, there was chaos in a New York airport when an antique camera was mistaken for a bomb. In 2016, hundreds of passengers ran for their lives at Los Angeles International Airport after false reports of shots fired. Inside Edition Digital’s Andrea Swindall has more.