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PORT AUTHORITY OFFICIALS TO HONOR POLICE OFFICER INVOLVED IN WEEKEND LAGUARDIA BOMB SCARE INCIDENT

Date: Aug 04, 2009
Press Release Number: 98-2009

Port Authority officials will honor a Port Authority Police officer this afternoon for his quick response to an incident at LaGuardia Airport this weekend involving a man carrying what turned out to be a fake bomb. The officer’s decisive actions helped prevent what could have been serious consequences to the traveling public and airport personnel.

WHO: Port Authority executives, Port Authority Police officer Robert Keane.

WHAT: Port Authority police and civilian executives to thank Port Authority Police Officer Robert Keane for his decisive actions this past weekend involving a man carrying what turned out to be a fake bomb.

WHERE: LaGuardia Airport, Central Terminal Building, Departures Level at American Airlines entrance, in front of the food court.

WHEN: 1:30 p.m., August 4, 2009

Contact:
John Kelly
212 435 7777