Bomb squad clears suspicious bag at Ontario International Airport

Authorities investigate a suspicious item found in a bag at Ontario International Airport on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015.

Ontario Fire Bomb Squad cleared a suspicious item in a checked bag found in Terminal 4 of the Ontario International Airport on Thursday.

The Transportation Security Administration located the item during the baggage screening process at about 3:20 p.m. Airport police briefly evacuated the terminal until the item was cleared shortly after 5 p.m.

Airport police interviewed the owner of the bag.

Four Southwest Airlines and one US Airways flights were impacted by the scare.

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