一名等待行李搜查的乘客伸手到他的包里寻找武器后，枪支熄灭了, 狐狸 5 亚特兰大报道. 开枪后, the passenger ran off from the security checkpoint and fled from the 飞机场, 根据报告.
The incident was thought to be an accident and not an “主动射手” 情况, 当局说.
Authorities later identified the traveler as Kenny Wells, 42, who they said was a convicted felon. Police obtained a warrant for his arrest and he was still being sought late Saturday night.
“We are actively pursuing this individual as we speak,” 可能. Reginald Moorman, the airport’s police commissioner, 告诉美联社.