Initial Circling Mississippi City Poises To Crash Plane Into Walmart

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said law enforcement and emergency managers are “closely tracking this dangerous scenario. “

A airplane has been circling a Northeast Mississippi town since morning hours. The pilot is harmful to intentionally crash into a Wal-Mart store.

According to local news  WTVA , the Tupelo Police Department obtained reports about a  initial of an airplane (possibly Ruler Air type) circling over Tupelo. The pilot contacted  911 and threatened in order to crash the plane into a Wal-Mart on West Main.  

“ TPD has worked with Wal-Mart West plus Dodges on West Major to evacuate the shops and disperse people just as much as practical. TPD also has been able to begin talking with the initial directly, ” WTVA stated.  

Flight data via  FlightAware   shows the particular plane’s current position (as of 0949 ET).  

Video of the plane has surfaced on social media marketing.  

“ The pilot of the hijacked private plane from Tupelo is making his way closer to MEM airspace & rain moving in. At some point he’s going to get in the way of commercial aircraft arriving/departing there. He’s been around one, 000-1, 500 ft. Somebody is going to have to make a call…, ” one Twitter user said.  

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said law enforcement plus emergency managers are “ closely tracking this dangerous situation. ”


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