By: Mira Kelley
Chicago - The above video is a cellphone recording of an unidentified man being aggressively removed and then dragged from his seat for refusing to be bumped from the plane because it was overbooked. The incident was recorded by at least two passengers and the footage had gone viral sparking outrage.
According to sources, the male was a doctor and refused due to having patients to see the following morning. Other passengers say that this was a very uncomfortable situation and are wondering if the man was singled out because he was Chinese. A security officer has been placed on leave regarding this situation and it is currently under investigation in order to find out if the airline was in compliance with rules regarding overbooking.