Suspect who tried to ground airplane said he took mushrooms
Aircraft would have turned into a glider if off-duty pilot had succeeded in shutting down engines
Last updated 11/2/2023 at 12:23pm
An off-duty Alaska Airlines pilot who allegedly tried to shut off the engines on a flight from Paine Field to San Francisco told police he had taken psychedelic mushrooms and had not slept in 40 hours.
Joseph David Emerson, 44, of Pleasant Hill, C...