Report: Charlotte air traffic controller arrested for having weapon of mass destruction

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WRIC) — An air traffic controller at Charlotte Douglas International Airport was arrested Friday for having a weapon of mass destruction, ABC affiliate WSOC reported.

Sources say Paul Dandan was working in the Charlotte Douglas airport at the time of his arrest.

Dandan had some kind of explosive, which was not at the airport, sources told the Charlotte TV station.

Dandan’s roommate was arrested for having bomb-making materials, which were not at the airport.

The Federal Aviation Administration has terminated Dandan’s access to the airport.

Federal agents are involved in the investigation.

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