Dramatic video shows 2015 machete rampage at New Orleans airport terminal

New video obtained by The New Orleans Advocate shows the night when Richard White rampaged through a New Orleans Airport Terminal in March 2015.

New video obtained by The New Orleans Advocate shows the night when Richard White rampaged through a New Orleans Airport Terminal in March 2015, spraying several people with wasp spray and violently swinging a machete.

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In the surveillance video, White attempts to go through the preclearance lane at Southwest Airlines' Concourse B, but a TSA agents stop him. White then sprays the two agents with wasp spray before pulling out a machete and rushing through the checkpoint.

White's attack ended when a Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputy shot him three times. White would die at a hospital the next day after refusing medical treatment due to his religious beliefs.

Additional photos obtained by The Advocate show other weapons White was carrying with him including molotov cocktails and firecrackers.

For the full story, visit The New Orleans Advocate's website.

(© 2016 WWL)


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