The internet freaked out when a video of a man being dragged off of an overbooked airplane. The man, a doctor, refused to give up his seat to accommodate a United Airlines employee, and was forcibly removed.
There are debates on the guilt or innocence of parties on either side of the issue, but according to TMZ, “The officer who forcibly removed the United Airlines passenger Sunday night at O’Hare International has just been placed on leave pending an investigation.
The Chicago Department of Aviation said Monday that “the incident on United flight 3411 was not in accordance with our standard operating procedure and the actions of the aviation security officer are obviously not condoned by the Department.”
It’s unclear which officer the CDA is referring to …”