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Nearly naked man arrested on airport taxiway

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A man is in custody after police say he climbed a fence and attempted to board a plane on the taxiway of the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. 

According to the airport, Jhryin Jones scaled a fence, ran towards an aircraft, jumped on the wing and began to pound on the windows. The plane had just arrived at the airport shortly before 5 p.m. Jones was apprehended five minutes after causing a scene. 

Police released surveillance video of the man jumping the fence before running onto the taxiway toward the airplane.

Watch the surveillance video in the tweet below.

There was no impact to operations. 

He is charged with criminal trespassing, public indecency and obstruction of law enforcement officers.

Watch a replay of the press conference held by APD Wednesday morning (App users, tap here for the video)

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