Man arrested for alleged racist rant aboard D.C. to Atlanta Delta flight
A passenger aboard a Delta flight ended up handcuffed after an alleged racist tirade mid-air.
According to the Atlanta Police Department, officers at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport responded just before 8 p.m. to meet flight 1822 from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in D.C. at the gate when it landed.
Atlanta Police said the man, 37-year-old David Toaff, began making anti-Semitic statements to passengers while on board the plane.
"Today a man on my plane went on an anti-Semitic tirade and demanded 'all Jews raise their hands' so he could 'identify them,'" a witness tweeted.
When the flight arrived to the gate, Atlanta Police said the man "continued the disturbance" and refused to provide officers I.D.
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