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JFK terminal evacuated after report of shots fired

JFK terminal evacuated after report of shots fired
A general view of the international arrival terminal at JFK airport in New York October 11, 2014. Medical teams at New York's JFK airport, armed with Ebola questionnaires and temperature guns, began screening travelers from three West African countries on Saturday as U.S. health authorities stepped up efforts to stop the spread of the virus. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz (UNITED STATES - Tags: HEALTH TRANSPORT TRAVEL)

Washington: Terminal eight at the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York was evacuated by the Police following reports of shots fired in the departures area.

According to CNN, there are currently no injuries, no arrests and no confirmation of shots fired.

However, Port Authority police are evacuating the terminal at this time to be cautious.

Video and photos from the scene showed hundreds of stranded passengers waiting outside the terminal. (ANI)