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Unruly passenger tased, removed from Chicago-bound American flight

Source WTVJ Source WTVJ
Conrad Doyle | 23 April, 2018, 20:15

Police used a stun gun multiple times on an unruly American Airlines passenger before removing him from a flight from Miami to Chicago.

However, after leaving the plane, Garcia continued to shout at police and other passengers.

Warning: This Twitter video contains profanity.

The "disagreement", according to the arrest affidavit started when Garcia touched a female passenger inappropriately without her permission. The passenger who those onboard said instigated the incident, identified as 28-year-old Jacob Garcia, was asked to leave but refused. Eventually, after repeatedly refusing to cooperate, Garcia stood up and walked off the plane. Her boyfriend contacted the police when Garcia wouldn't stop, who intervened when he refused to deplane at the request of the flight staff.

Video taken of the incident shows a man continuously asking why he is being removed from the plane, even after being stunned with a Taser.

Once in the terminal, police say, he collapsed to the ground in an effort to impede the officers' efforts.

When one officer tried to pick him up, Garcia allegedly grabbed the officer's handgun. The officer was able to knock the gun from his hand but Garcia "once again reached for the weapon".

Garcia, of the Portage Park neighborhood in Chicago, has been charged with one count each of battery, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, depriving an officer of a firearm, and criminal mischief.

[The flight crew] began the process of deplaning the entire aircraft.

Passengers told WPLG the man was combative with flight attendants and police officers. "The same passenger was subsequently arrested by law enforcement", reads a statement from the airline.

The airline said it was cooperating with the police investigation. We thank our crews and airport customer service team for their excellent work in this situation.

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