Plane passenger gets fine for pulling down pants and defecating on runway

Plane landing on runway (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A man of the United Kingdom, was arrested after being seen defecating in front of passengers on a runway in Italy, according to police.

The incident unfolded after 68-year-old David Sharp of Salford, flew to Lecce, Italy, with Ryanair.

After the plane touched down at the Brindisi Airport, the man became agitated.

As the 50 passengers made their way from the plane to the terminal, the suspect pulled down his pants and defecated on the runway.

The other passengers watched in horror as the man did his business in front of everyone. He was arrested on a charge of acts contrary to public decency.

He was found guilty, and given a fine of 3,000 euros ($3,300).