EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – UPDATE: El Paso Police determined the person, who was located far from airport, did not have a gun and was not a threat to anyone.
ORIGINAL: The El Paso Police Department detained a person with a gun near the airport.
Police searched for the person after an unconfirmed report was made that a shotgun was seen near the El Paso International Airport.
Police sent out the following alert: “Unconfirmed sighting reported at the Airport of a subject armed with a shotgun. Officers checking the Airport and surrounding areas at this time. Responding officers have just located the Subject in a vehicle away from the airport and he is now in custody. Resuming regular activity at the airport.”