Tinker officials say suspicious activity was ‘false alarm’
MIDWEST CITY, Okla. - Authorities at Tinker Air Force Base were on alert Wednesday morning after receiving a report of suspicious activity on the base.
Tinker security forces say someone spotted what was described as suspicious activity in the S.W. quadrant of the base.
Ken LayFayette, the 72nd ABW ‘s public affairs chief of media, said base personnel were asked to stay on alert but additional security measures were not implemented at the time.
Shortly after receiving word of the suspicious activity, LayFayette says officials realized it was a ‘false alarm.’
Tinker Air Force Base is now operating under normal conditions.
- Toddler argues with mother over cupcakes; 'Listen, listen, listen, Linda!'
- Oklahoma sisters lose both parents in 48 hours; FFA community rallies behind them
- Feline Fury: Family calls 911, says 'fat, angry' cat has them trapped in bedroom
- 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin's final words revealed
- FIRES: Wildfires are sparking across the metro, crews stressing caution during high fire danger