Armed police are investigating a suspicious package at London‘s Heathrow Airport after an item was found in Terminal 2.
Officers stopped large crowds entering a security screening area after disruption began at around 1.30pm.
One passenger tweeted that the were ‘police dogs everywhere’ and another wrote: ‘Incident at Heathrow Airport right now. Security gate got shut! Terminal 2.’
Police are probing the package and people are said to be ‘getting restless’ at the scene.