VIDEO: Shocking moment passenger assaults police officers after 'cancelled flight'
Published 28/07/2016 | 12:59
This video shows the shocking footage of an Englishman assaulting airport security in Frankfurt, after flights were cancelled.
Police in Germany have appealed for information on the 38-year-old English man who can be seen punching and kicking security officials.
The incident occurred on Saturday night when flights were cancelled due to bad weather.
According to the Spiegel Online, customers were angry at the situation and large crowds had gathered.
In the video the Englishman is eventually brought to the floor by the security officers who don’t believe the incident is related to any terror attack.
The video was posted on Facebook by rapper Schwesta Ewa tagged: "Today at Frankfurt airport... What's going on in this world."
Frankfurt police said:"Several thousand passengers were stranded at the airport. A 38-Year-old English passenger (who wanted to fly to England) was at the info desk and verbally attacked an airline employee.
"In addition, members of the federal police attempted to calm the situation down.
"Unfortunately without success - it suddenly came to a physical confrontation of colleagues with the passenger, as seen in the video.
"The colleagues and the passenger were slightly injured.”
They said they are investigating the English passenger over an alleged assault.