MIAMI – A passenger on a flight that arrived in Miami from Colombia was apprehended after exiting the plane before it reached the terminal.
According to police, the passenger opened an emergency door and jumped onto the wing of the aircraft as it was pulling into its designated gate at approximately 7:16 p.m. Wednesday.
Local 10 News has learned the man who exited the plane was 33-year-old Christian Segura, an American citizen. Police have confirmed his identity.
The flight, which had just arrived at Miami International Airport from Cali, Colombia, was American Airlines flight 920, police said.
When officers arrived, Segura jumped off the wing and was taken into custody.