Man charged with crashing truck through airport fence

Mark Henry Rehme
Mark Henry Rehme

WICHITA, Kansas – An Oklahoma man has been charged with ramming his truck through a fence at Mid-Continent Airport early Sunday.

The 26-year-old man identified as Mark Henry Rehme was charged with criminal damage to property and criminal trespass.

Police say Rehme drove onto an airport taxiway and approached a private jet before security personnel stopped him. A handgun was found in his truck.

His bond is $15,000, and his preliminary hearing is set for February 6.

Rehme is from Marlow, Oklahoma.

Investigators do not believe the event was connected to terrorism.

In December, an avionics technician was charged with trying to carry out a suicide bombing at Mid-Continent.

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