Authorities believe a 35-year-old man used a box cutter to fatally impale his co-worker, 28, in the torso. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital where he was later confirmed dead, and the suspect has been taken into custody.
No passengers were involved or harmed, FOX 43 reported. The men are not Frontier employees.
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The investigation is ongoing, and the airport has not said if any flights would be impacted by the incident.
According to WPVI, the incident occurred around 11:30 a.m. on Thursday.
This story is developing.