NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An unruly passenger caused a flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport to San Francisco to be diverted to Minneapolis.
People on board said the man was maskless and harassing others.READ MORE: President Biden's Dog Champ Has Died, White House Says
In a video posted on Twitter, a flight attendant can be heard saying he was acting erratically and “snorting a white substance.”READ MORE: Annual Juneteenth Festival In Bedford-Stuyvesant Takes On New Meaning In 2021
The incident happened Sunday afternoon.
Police arrested the man once the plane landed. He was identified as 42-year-old Mark Anthony Scerbo from upstate New York.MORE NEWS: Georgia Man Arrested For 2020 Rape Of Woman Who Was Dragged Into Queens Alley
JetBlue said the flight continued to San Francisco after he was removed.