On Friday at the Charlotte Airport an air traffic controller working for theFederal Aviation Administration was arrested with weapons of mass destruction.

Per NBC News:

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, 30-year-old Paul George Dandan was charged with possession of a weapon of mass destruction. He is currently being held in the Mecklenburg County Jail under a $150,000 bond. The FBI said they are assisting Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police with their investigation and that they don’t anticipate federal charges to be filed against  Dandan at this time.

The FAA confirmed to NBC Charlotte that Dandan’s access to the airport was terminated following his arrest Friday afternoon.  The FAA issued the following statement after Dandan’s arrest:

The FAA has terminated the employee’s access to the facility and is cooperating with law enforcement authorities.

Investigators did not specify the type of weapon Dandan possessed.

Charlotte Air Traffic Controller Arrested With Weapons of Mass Destruction

We will keep you updated on this story as more details become available.

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