3. The Youngest Hijacker

Topaz ?
Author Topaz ?
Collection Hijacked

On November 10, 1969, David Booth set another record. The 14-year-old was the youngest person in history to attempt a hijacking when he tried to commandeer a Delta Airlines flight from Cincinnati to Chicago. The U.S. Attorney’s office, under whose jurisdiction the crime fell, declined to prosecute Booth, saying it didn’t have the resources to prosecute a juvenile.

Be the first to like it!

Comments

People also liked

Related stories
1.Judge Slams Jussie Smollett’s Allegedly False Report
2.Pope Begins Historic Summit On Abuse Scandal
3.IS Bride Shamima Begum Says It Was Wrong For UK To Bar Her
4.Taiwan President Sounds Alarm About Chinese Aggression
5.Huawei Unfazed By US Action
6.Bernie Sanders To Run For President In 2020
7.Researchers Link Diet To Mental Health
8.Survivor Tells Of Fight To Strangle Mountain Lion
9.Bill Cosby Says He Has No Regrets As Prisoner
10.Airbus Scrapping Iconic Superjumbo A380
500x500
500x500