ATLANTA -- Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport has been an all-clear following an unknown threat on Sunday afternoon.
According to the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport Facebook page, law enforcement officials received word of the threat around 4:00 p.m. on Sunday evening.
A terminal was evacuated.
Police spokesman Johnny Williams tells al.com that nothing was found in a sweep of the airport.
Several flights were diverted and the terminal was evacuated after the threat was received in the afternoon. The airport was shut down for more than two hours.