Police search Ryanair jet in Poland after hoax bomb call

June 25, 2015 7:52 AM

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WARSAW Polish police acting on a tip-off from a hoax caller searched a Ryanair jet for an explosive device on Thursday but found nothing, police and the airline said.

A spokesman for Warsaw police said a 48-year-old man had been detained after the hoax call was traced to his home. "This was an irresponsible prank," the spokesman, Mariusz Mrozek, told Polish broadcaster TVN24.

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