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Man allegedly hid inside Chicago airport for 3 months due to fear of coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By KMBC

A California man who told police that the coronavirus pandemic left him afraid to fly has been arrested on charges that he hid in a secured area at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport for three months.
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Man caught living in Chicago's O'Hare airport for months; prosecutors say he was afraid to fly home due to COVID-19

Man caught living in Chicago's O'Hare airport for months; prosecutors say he was afraid to fly home due to COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By ABC

A man was allegedly lived inside Chicago's O'Hare International Airport for three months before he was caught on Saturday.
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Man fearing COVID lived inside Chicago's O'Hare airport for 3 months without detection: prosecutors

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

A California man who said he was afraid of contracting coronavirus while flying decided to live at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, where he remained undetected for three months before being arrested over the weekend, authorities said.
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Man lived inside O'Hare Airport for 3 months before detection: prosecutors

Man lived inside O'Hare Airport for 3 months before detection: prosecutors

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - A man who was living inside O'Hare International Airport managed to escape detection for three months, according to prosecutors.
Aditya Singh, 36, is charged with felony criminal trespass to a restricted area of an airport and misdemeanor theft. Police said Singh claimed he was too afraid to fly home to California because of COVID-19.
According to the Chicago Tribune, Singh arrived at O'Hare from Los Angeles on Oct. 19 and lived in the airport's security zone since then.
On Sunday, Cook County Judge Susana Ortiz reacted incredulously after a prosecutor detailed the...
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