Possible plane hijacker in questioning

Plane was traveling from Alaska

The FBI is interviewing an Alaska Airlines passenger after he said he was a hijacker.

A pair of military jets escorted the flight into Seattle last night and authorities took the man off the plane.

FBI officials say they received a call that a man aboard Alaska Flight 819 from Kona to Seattle was a possible hijacker.

Agents say the man was cooperative and was being interviewed.

She said there doesn't appear to be any imminent public safety threat.

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