BOSTON (WLS) -- A United Airlines flight headed to Chicago was delayed for nearly an hour in Boston after police said a passenger made a fake bomb threat.
United Airlines Flight 439 was set to leave Logan International Airport when troopers boarded the plane around 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Massachusetts State Police said other passengers overheard 55-year-old Dennis Campbell, of Uxbridge, Mass., claim he had a bomb in his bag.
Campbell was arrested and is being held on $250 bail. He will be arraigned on Thursday.
The flight was delayed about 50 before departing for O'Hare International Airport.
Man makes fake bomb threat on United Airlines flight, police say