QUEENS, NEW YORK CITY -- (WPIX) -- A cleaning crew found a dead fetus in the bathroom of an American Airlines plane early Tuesday morning, sources tell PIX11. Sources said American Airlines flight 1942 arrived to Terminal B from Charlotte, N.C. Monday at 10:44 p.m. The crew called LaGuardia police the next day at 6:01 a.m., sources said.
American Airlines confirmed an investigation is underway
The Office of NYC Medical Examiner stated: “We're investigating what we believe to be a human fetus found deceased on an airplane. We will release determination when investigation is complete.”
The Queens District Attorney's Office is investigating the incident.
American Airlines flights at Terminal B may experience some delays due to an out of service aircraft. Please check with @AmericanAir before your departure.