United Airlines Flight from Chicago Diverted to Alaska Over 'Disruptive Passenger'

A passenger aboard United Flight 895 smeared excrement in two of the plane's bathrooms forcing it to divert to Alaska police say

A passenger aboard United Flight 895 smeared excrement in two of the plane's bathrooms forcing it to divert to Alaska police say

The unidentified man is said to have smeared his excrement all over walls of the bathroom and even removed his shirt in an attempt to clog up one of the toilets, as reported by New York Post.

The FBI and airport police interviewed the passenger, and he was taken to Providence Hospital for a psych evaluation, according to KTVA.

United Airlines flight 895 was diverted to Ted Stevens International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska about 4:50 p.m. Alaska Standard Time, according to a spokesman for the airport's police.

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A commercial airline flight from Chicago to Hong Kong was diverted to Anchorage Thursday night because of an incident on board the aircraft.

Officials grounded the Boeing 777 overnight to perform maintenance and clean up the plane, KTVA reports. No charges have been filed.

In a statement, United said the unlucky passengers were put up in hotels and that the airline would be working to get them to their destinations as soon as possible.

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In 2017, a Delta flight was rerouted when a passenger punched a flight attendant while a Trump supporter was banned from Delta Airlines after going on an anti-Clinton rant.

A United Airlines 737 MAX 9 is shown in this publicity photo from the airline.

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