‘Suspicious package’ shutters New Zealand’s Dunedin airport: Police
Christchurch, Mar 17 (AFP) New Zealand police closed Dunedin airport late Sunday after a suspicious device was reported on the airfield.
“Dunedin Airport is currently closed” a statement said. “Police are at the scene and specialist teams have been deployed to determine the nature of the package.”
New Zealand is currently on a state of high alert after a gunman who is believed to have lived in Dunedin, killed 50 people in two mosques filled with worshippers. (AFP)