Departing air traffic at Toronto's Pearson International airport came to a halt, as police searched for a male passenger who breached the security perimeter.
He slipped through the checkpoint around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday.
Cst. Lillian Fitzpatrick with Peel police told our sister station Newstalk 1010, they found the man inside an Air Canada aircraft headed to Sao Paolo, Brezil.
He had a boarding pass and passport in hand - and it was deterimined there was no risk to public safety.
Air traffic resumed just before 1:00 a.m..