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Love Field - Delays due to Carjacking / High Speed Police Chase!

Love Field - Delays due to Carjacking / High Speed Police Chase!

Old Aug 19, 10, 2:32 pm
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Love Field - Delays due to Carjacking / High Speed Police Chase!

http://www.wfaa.com/news/crime/Suspe...101098984.html

A great day not to be flying through Love Field.
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Old Aug 19, 10, 2:41 pm
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"The suspect was seen reaching under the seat of the stolen truck..."


Instead of a weapon, a healthy stash of drink coupons, perhaps?

"...before he took off."

Pick-ups can fly?
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Old Aug 19, 10, 2:58 pm
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"before heading for Love Field airport, where he drove through a fence"

What? If that's correct you have to wonder about the quality of security at Love Field if it can be breached with a standard Chevy truck? What are those fences designed to keep out?
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Old Aug 19, 10, 3:09 pm
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Originally Posted by bernardd View Post
"before heading for Love Field airport, where he drove through a fence"

What? If that's correct you have to wonder about the quality of security at Love Field if it can be breached with a standard Chevy truck? What are those fences designed to keep out?
Cars go through those fences all the time. Miami airport several years ago had a few cars and a semi go through theirs, I believe. A few years back some guy ran from Phoenix PD and drove on the ramp at Sky Harbor. I can't remember which side of the airport he entered, but he drove out on the taxiways for a while, weaving around planes.
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Old Aug 19, 10, 3:19 pm
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Originally Posted by bernardd View Post
"before heading for Love Field airport, where he drove through a fence"

What? If that's correct you have to wonder about the quality of security at Love Field if it can be breached with a standard Chevy truck? What are those fences designed to keep out?
Just about every airporty I've been to has only the standard metal fence that is only good for keeping people out. Keep in mind that a super fence that will stop a car is not something you want in the event that an aircraft lands short or goes long.
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Old Aug 19, 10, 5:57 pm
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Here the video on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Di-CpdJdGuU

Can't you believe it that he is breaking through the security fence. He was charges of carjacking and breaking enter into Airport property. He does not have SIDA badge and he was too extremely drunks. DAL management should have reinforcement security barrier fence. It won't cause to attempting through airport property.

Thats why DAL Love Field is shutdown for a few hours due to carjacking. It wasn't appreciate it for his behaviors at airport property today. He should never goes enter security fence ever! He is already now in the jails for existence his miserable life.
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Old Aug 19, 10, 6:36 pm
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Originally Posted by alggag View Post
Just about every airporty I've been to has only the standard metal fence that is only good for keeping people out. Keep in mind that a super fence that will stop a car is not something you want in the event that an aircraft lands short or goes long.
If you hit a standard section of chain link fence with a Chevy Silverado(?) the best outcome is it will wrap itself around your vehicle, provided it snaps off it's fixings.

In this case the original statement that he "drove through a fence" is misleading - he broke through the weak spot in the fence, ie the gate.
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Old Aug 20, 10, 8:10 am
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Originally Posted by jrpaguia View Post
"The suspect was seen reaching under the seat of the stolen truck..."


Instead of a weapon, a healthy stash of drink coupons, perhaps?
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Originally Posted by N830MH View Post
Here the video on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Di-CpdJdGuU

Thats why DAL Love Field is shutdown for a few hours due to carjacking.
Actually, no, it wasn't. The other runway (13R/31L) was unaffected.

The police actually did the guy a favor, getting him stopped when they did. They were all heading NW on taxiway "alpha", and had the guy continued NW and off the end of "alpha" he would have shot off the elevated end of the airport and on to Shorecrest Drive, about 30 feet below the grade of the runway. Splat!
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Originally Posted by OPNLguy View Post
Actually, no, it wasn't. The other runway (13R/31L) was unaffected.

The police actually did the guy a favor, getting him stopped when they did. They were all heading NW on taxiway "alpha", and had the guy continued NW and off the end of "alpha" he would have shot off the elevated end of the airport and on to Shorecrest Drive, about 30 feet below the grade of the runway. Splat!
Really? I didn't notice it. dang it! DAL Love Field didn't have shutdown for an hours. I cannot imagine what happening in DAL Love Field yesterday afternoon. Does Dallas police is already being arrested him as charges of carjacking & breaking enter into the airport property. I think the entire airport will have reinforcement the barrier gates and security will have more tighter.

PS. DO you remember what happened last 5 years ago. When he took stolen truck from downtown Phoenix and He breaking through the security gates at Sky Harbor. It was chasing over the airfield and the police is already being caught him. That's why the entire Sky Harbor is shutdown for an hours.

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