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Atlanta passenger: 'There is a bomb on this plane'

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A man had to be physically taken off an airplane in Atlanta Friday after causing a scene.

A youtube video posted by another passenger showed the man being talked to by police on Spirit Airlines flight 404 when he suddenly started yelling that there was a bomb on the plane.

According to the arresting officer, the pilot said the man had been disruptive during the entire hour-and-a-half flight from Ft. Lauderdale, including throwing things at other passengers and having verbal outbursts.

Police officers had to restrain the man and remove him from the aircraft.

According to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, the man was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital for a medical evaluation.

Authorities say no bomb was found on the plane and that charges are pending.

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