We are still on scene at @IFlyOAKland for a man…
We are still on scene at @IFlyOAKland for a man with a knife threatening to harm himself. Negotiations are ongoing. The outer area of terminal 1 is evacuated. Affected flights are Hawaiian, Alaska, Delta and Frontier. https://t.co/BkkvcPWQqt via @ACSOSheriffs
- This incident is in the baggage claim area of the terminal before the checkpoint. PIO Sgt. Modeste will be on scene for media.
- The airport has reopened and the subject is en route to the hospital for psychiatric help. We are proud that our deputies were able to safely resolve this incident using de-escalation and a great deal of patience.