In-air emergency on inbound Allegiant flight

Posted at 1:04 PM, Jun 01, 2016

An alert for an in-air emergency was issued on an inbound Allegiant flight headed for St. Petersburg. The flight safely landed just before 1 p.m. Wednesday.

The flight was inbound from Moline, Illinois.

The "Alert 2" sent out in this case usually refers to an issue with a flight in progress, midair. We are waiting on specifics from officials on scene. 

This is a breaking story. We will update as soon as info becomes available.