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Homeless man charged with posing as passenger at Republic Airport

<p>According to police, Eladio Gonzalez, 44, posed as a passenger and tried to board a plane at the airport in East Farmingdale yesterday.</p>

News 12 Staff

Mar 6, 2018, 10:41 AM

Updated 2,323 days ago

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A homeless man has been arrested after an incident raised security concerns at Republic Airport.
According to police, Eladio Gonzalez, 44, posed as a passenger and tried to board a plane at the airport in East Farmingdale yesterday.
However, officials say he ran off when someone became suspicious.
Gonzalez was arrested a short time later and is now charged with trespassing.


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