17 arrests in Luton airport mass punch up

A MASS brawl broke out between passengers at Luton Airport, leaving three seriously injured and 17 arrested.

Shocking footage of the fight shows thugs batter each other with suitcases in front of terrified passengers and blood splattered across the floor.

The commotion started at about 8 am in the post-security ‘airside’ zone.

Kicking off at Luton Airport

At least 12 people were seen kicking and punching one another before slamming bags down on each other’s heads.

Other passengers watched in horror as the violence unfolded, with many shouting for help.

Several grabbed their own bags and rushed for safety as the brawl moved around the north terminal in front of closed duty-free shops.

Four people hurt, and three people were rushed to hospital with serious injuries.

Bedfordshire Police said 17 people were arrested, and it was investigating the “violent disorder”.

A spokesperson for London Luton Airport said: “We are shocked and saddened by this isolated incident.

“We take a zero-tolerance approach to violence and continue to assist the police with their enquiries.”

Advertisement

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *