Man Arrested After Breaching JFK Security to Smoke Cigarette

Police say he entered through a restricted area to smoke a cigarette, which set off the alarms

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    Another day of crime in DFW.

    A passenger at John F. Kennedy Airport was arrested Thursday after entering a restricted area to smoke a cigarette, then fleeing from Port Authority police, authorities said.

    The male passenger, who has not been identified, breached security at around 3 p.m Wednesday at Gate 14 of Terminal 8.
    Police say he entered through a restricted area to smoke a cigarette, which set off the alarms.
    When Port Authority officers approached him, the suspect started running. He was quickly tackled and arrested. 
    The charges are pending.

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