Mitchell R. Wilnoit
Courtesy: WMTV, Madison, Wisconsin
A Tennessee man was jailed Saturday after he was accused of disrupting a flight heading to Knoxville from Minnesota.
Sheriff's Deputies in Dane County, Wisconsin say a Delta Flight from Minneapolis to McGhee Tyson Airport was diverted to Madison Saturday afternoon.
31-year-old Mitchell R. Wilnoit was allegedly intoxicated and smoking on the plane.
Deputies took Wilnoit into custody shortly after the plane landed in Madison.
He is currently being held in a Wisconsin jail.
The flight did continue on to Knoxville and landed shortly after 8 p.m.