Officials at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport in a statement released to today said “the airport is safe and secure and there are not alert changes, but visitors may notice an extra security presence in our passenger areas due to the events in Flint today.”
Earlier today, an officer at Flint’s Bishop International Airport was stabbed in the main terminal. According to reports, the FBI is investigating the incident.
“We send our thoughts and prayers to our friends at the Bishop International Airport,” the release stated. Officials reminded visitors that if they ever see anything suspicious in or around the Gerald R. Ford International Airport, they should call airport police at 616-233-6055.”