Australia police say man in custody after airport evacuation

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian police say a man is in custody after an “emergency situation” that prompted the evacuation of Brisbane Airport.

Queensland Police tweeted that there were no reports of injuries to members of the public or police.

The Queensland Police website issued a notice earlier Saturday night that said: “Police have made a declaration under the Public Safety and Preservation Act tonight at Brisbane Airport due an emergency situation.”

Police said in addition to the evacuation, airport trains were also suspended.

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