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United Airlines Flight Makes Unscheduled Landing at McAllen Airport

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United Airlines Flight Makes Unscheduled Landing at McAllen Airport

United Airlines Flight Makes Unscheduled Landing at McAllen Airport

A spokesperson tells CHANNEL 5 NEWS the flight was diverted to McAllen following a violent incident on-board involving a passenger.

All new at noon... a flight from mexico city to houston...forced to make an-- unscheduled landing at mcallen-miller international airport.

Here's what we we've confirmed...so far... the flight involved-- united airlines flight 18-38.

A united spokesperson...tells channel 5 news-- the flight was diverted to mcallen after a violent incident-- onboard involving a passenger.

Details of the incident-- not released.

We're told police...met the flight...upon arrival.

No word if anyone was hurt...or if the person involved was arrested.

We'll keep you informed...of the very




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