Authorities say a Delta flight headed to Los Angeles had to make an emergency landing in Tucson after a passenger made a threat to the flight crew.
The plane, operated by Compass Airlines, landed at Tucson International Airport Wednesday afternoon and was met by a group of law enforcement officers including the FBI, U.S. Border Patrol and airport police.
Tucson Airport Authority officials said a male passenger was taken off the plane and detained.
The Arizona Daily Star reported that the man was unruly on the flight and would not sit down.
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They said 80 passengers were aboard the flight that originally took off from San Antonio, Texas. They were taken off the plane, re-screened and then allowed to re-board the plane and continue to Los Angeles.