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Unruly passenger forces plane to land at KCI

Posted: 9:31 PM, Oct 01, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-02 02:31:53Z

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An unruly passenger forced an American Airlines flight to make an unscheduled landing Monday night at KCI. 

The plane was traveling from Phoenix to Boston, according to KCI spokesperson Joe McBride. 

The passenger and someone he was traveling with were taken off the plane. Airport police, the TSA and FBI interviewed the passenger.

The plane continued on to Boston without the passenger and his traveling companion.