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Passenger On Inbound Flight To Newark Restrained After Saying Everyone On Board Had Been Poisoned

Adam Taylor and Pamela Engel
Newark Airport United Airlines


A passenger on Newark-bound United Airlines Flight 116 has been restrained after he said that everyone on board had been poisoned, the AP reports.

Officials believe the man is disturbed and there is currently no evidence of any poisoning on the flight.

Some news outlets have reported that the passenger claims to have been the one who poisoned the others on board, but the AP  clarified  that he said everyone on the plane from Hong Kong had been poisoned.

FBI agents are meeting the flight at the Newark airport.

We will be updating this post as we find out more ...

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