Bomb threat reported at Barnes Regional Airport in Westfield

The control tower and a plane hangar at Barnes. (Image Courtesy: The Westfield News)
The control tower and a plane hangar at Barnes. (Image Courtesy: The Westfield News)

WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police were called the Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport, Thursday night, to investigate a bomb threat.

According to the State Police Twitter page, around 5:00 p.m., a bomb squad handler and a dog were sent to the airport to help with searching for the alleged bomb in the building.

The airport is located near the Barnes Air National Air Base.

 

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