Man arrested at Hopkins, after getting kicked off Southwest plan - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Man arrested at Hopkins, after getting kicked off Southwest plane

Southwest passenger arrested at Hopkins (Source: WOIO) Southwest passenger arrested at Hopkins (Source: WOIO)

A 29-year-old Maryland man was arrested at Hopkins late Thursday evening, accused of being difficult on a Southwest flight.

Cleveland Police Officers were called to the airport around 11:45 p.m.

According to the police report, the plane had begun to taxi on the runway, when a passenger became argumentative with flight attendants and other passengers.

He also allegedly refused to follow taking off safety instructions.

The pilot turned the plane around and officers met the plane at the gate.

The suspect then allegedly refused commands to exit the plane and was arrested for aggravated disorderly conduct.

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