EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Talk about the wrong place at the wrong time.
A man jumped onto the podium during Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith‘s postgame news conference, grabbed the microphone and said the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks were “perpetrated by people with your own government.”READ MORE: Nor'easter Topples Tree Onto Car In Brooklyn, Neighbors Worried About Others Coming Down
Smith sat dumbfounded and surprised when the man suddenly appeared on his right side.
The man said: “Investigate 9/11. 9/11 was perpetrated by people with your own government.” He quickly walked away, and security converged on him.
It wasn’t immediately clear if he was taken into custody.READ MORE: Police: Gunman Arrested In Deadly New Year's Shooting Of 20-Year-Old Robert Williams At Queens Hotel
Smith then continued taking questions from the media.
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