“The passenger in issue was arrested by law enforcement in Atlanta, “a spokesperson for Frontier said in a note.
No one was injured in the crash and the airline offered passengers a new flight Saturday morning to Tampa. in Florida.
A passenger told NBC News that when the suspect is gone in bathroom, the person sitting next to him told her that the suspect had a knife and was “threatening to stab people”.
He added: I went after and informed the flight attendants at the front of the plane.
He pointed out that it ended with me telling me they would land the plane immediately and we got off in 20 minutes.
The airline did not immediately respond to a request for comment that the suspect threatened to stab others on board.