Mark Anthony Scerbo from Mechanicville, New York reportedly caused a JetBlue flight to land after exhibiting erratic behavior.
Mark Anthony Scerbo Arrest Details
Forced Landing of JetBlue Flight 915. “Mark Anthony Scerbo, a 42-year-old resident of Mechanicville, New York, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport police said. JetBlue Flight 915 was on its normal run from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport to San Francisco International Airport on Sunday when it “was forced to divert to Minneapolis after a customer on board began acting erratically and aggressively toward crew members and other customers,” according to an airline statement.” [NBC]
Passengers: Scerbo Had Bag With “White Substance,” Harassed Passengers. “Passengers told a reporter from KGO television in San Francisco that the man had a bag full of a white substance, touched at least one woman, made inappropriate comments to numerous female passengers, yelled racist slurs toward fellow passengers upon boarding and refused to wear a mask. “Safety is JetBlue’s first priority, and we appreciate our crewmembers’ response and our customers’ patience during this incident,” said JetBlue corporate communications manager Derek Dombrowski in a statement to KARE 11.” [KARE 11]