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Man Strips Naked At Charlotte’s Airport After Learning His Flight to Jamaica Was Overbooked

Photo Courtesy of Sherry Ketchie

Photo Courtesy of Sherry Ketchie

Police in Charlotte, North Carolina, say a man traveling to Jamaica for vacation ripped off his clothes in a fit of rage after leaning that his US Airways flight was overbooked.  The man screamed at the check-in staff at the Charlotte Douglas International airport before stripping naked

“I seen (sic) some people running and I was wondering what they was running from and people were standing there snickering, so I walked over and (an airport employee) told me the man was angry over the Jamaican flight,” a witness Sherry Ketchie told television reporters.


The man who supposedly suffered a medical issue was hauled away by the police after an hour. He will not face charges.


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