Waterloo Regional Police say a Mississauga man faces charges in connection with the bomb scare at Waterloo International Airport in Breslau, Ontario, on Monday.

A bomb was reported to be on a plane at the airport around 2 p.m. Monday, police said.

Officers arrested a man and the plane was also quickly evacuated.

The suspect had allegedly told another person on the plane that there was an explosive device on board, police say.

Police say the airport was closed for several hours while the plane cleared. No bomb was discovered.

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A 28-year-old Mississauga man faces charges for making death threats and mischief.

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