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.

This dude tried to board our plane naked at the Atlanta Airport. They shut down ATL. We are sitting here. pic.twitter.com/VEQXduOsmY— Alex Rasmussen (@thealexras) June 26, 2018

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.

Police release surveillance video of man jumping fence and attempting to board plane on taxiway at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport; FULL story: https://t.co/qNWFauOot0 pic.twitter.com/4CIQsyy6J0— CBS46 (@cbs46) June 29, 2018

There was no impact to operations.

ATL confirms a passenger exited an aircraft stopped on a taxiway after arrival shortly before 5pm today. The passenger was apprehended 1/2— Atlanta Airport (@ATLairport) June 26, 2018
....2/2. There is no impact to operations at this time.— Atlanta Airport (@ATLairport) June 26, 2018

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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