October 16, 2013 – A Servisair ground services
employee, Dicarlo Bennett, 28, was arrested last
night in connection to dry ice explosions at Los
Angeles International Airport (LAX). The arrest
comes after two incidents that took place on
Sunday and Monday at the airport.
Los Angeles Airport Police Chief Patrick Gannon
said "Police can confirm the arrest of a single
suspect related to the two dry ice incidents at
Los Angeles International Airport". Gannon
further stated "We want to reassure the
traveling public, visitors and employees that
LAX is safe and secure".
On Sunday about 7 PM a 20 once plastic bottle
filled with dry ice exploded in terminal 2 in an
employee only restroom. Operations at the
terminal were suspended while Los Angeles Police
Department (LAPD) bomb squad cleared the area.