Passenger in Custody after Disturbance on Flight to Denver
U.S. security officials say a passenger has been taken into custody after a disturbance on board a United Airlines flight from Washington to Denver.
NBC and CNN reported the man was a diplomat from Qatar.
The U.S. Transportation Security Administration says it is looking into the incident and that the man is being interviewed by law enforcement in Denver. ABC news had earlier reported that the passenger had tried to light his shoes on fire and had been restrained by federal air marshals.