Mechanic accused of tampering with plane may have ties to ISIS

The mechanic who allegedly messed with a plane's navigation system allegedly had ISIS propaganda videos on his phone when charged in Miami.
1:18 | 09/19/19

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Transcript for Mechanic accused of tampering with plane may have ties to ISIS
And we move to an update on a terrifying story out of Miami earlier this month. An American Airlines mechanic was charged with willfully damaging and destroying an aircraft. By tampering with the navigation system before takeoff so yesterday he was denied bail after prosecutors said yet I suspect but propaganda video. On his cell phones a victim came those in Miami with the latest victim. Good morning Kimberly the pilot noticed the issue before take off and aborted the flight. This morning that American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging that packed passenger jet. Carrying 150. People is being held without bond. Authorities say when they searched Abdul Majid a Lonnie cell phone after he was arrested they found ices videos depicting graphic murders. They also say an American Airlines employee told them that a bloody trouble to a rock to bigger brother who was the nicest. Bloody scene in courtroom sketches was arrested two weeks ago after surveillance footage allegedly shows him slipping Hungary 737 plane. And disabling a navigation sensor. According to authorities a lung admitted to sabotage the plane but said. He did not want a quality one he was just try to create a maintenance problem to get overtime pay. If convicted of tampering with that plane he faces up to twenty years in person. Kimberly. Are evicted thank you for the update.

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