Miami Airport Brawl Over Airplane Seats Caught on Video

Miami Airport Brawl Over Airplane Seats Caught on Video


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Documentary filmmaker Billy Corben captured a brawl at Miami Airport on video.

A large brawl over open airplane seats was caught on video at the Miami Airport, which resulted in one arrest. The fight broke out at the gate after travelers learned there were not enough seats on the plane.

Documentary filmmaker Billy Corben shot the video of the large fight, which broke out outside Urban Decay at Gate D14, he wrote on Twitter. You can watch the video here or later in this post.

“Today at Miami International Airport outside Urban Decay at Gate D14 #BecauseMiami,” he wrote.

The video had 2.2 million views on Twitter less than 24 hours after it was shared Sunday, April 25.

Here’s what you need to know:


1 Person, Jameel Tremain Decquir, Was Arrested in the Fight & Charged With Disorderly Conduct

Miami-Dade police responded to the scene, but no victims were interested in pursuing charges, police told Local 10 News that they responded to the scene, but the victims did not want to press charges. One person, identified as 20-year-old Jameel Tremain Decquir, was arrested for disorderly conduct.

Police identified three other suspects, who remained at large at the time of the report.

Decquir’s arrest report said he and the three other people were waiting to board an American Airlines flight to Chicago. A gate agent told them there were only three standby seats available, and the group of people began fighting.