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Man questioned after Sweden plane bomb scare

September 25, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Swedish police evacuated a Pakistan international airliner that landed in Stockholm because of a bomb threat.The plane, carrying more than 273 passengers, was flying from Toronto, Canada to Karachi, Pakistan when Canadian authorities got a tip that a passenger was carrying explosives.

The pilot landed the plane at Stockholm's Arlanda Airport.

Authorities questioned a 25-year-old male passenger.

They said no explosives were found on him and he was not on any international no-fly lists. He was released after the questioning.

The passengers, except the suspect, were allowed back on the plane nine hours later.

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