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A fight started between a United Airlines worker and Former NFL player Brendan Langley.
It happened on Thursday.
Police are now investigating the violent incident and looking at a video that was taken by a bystander.
Sources tell ABC News it all started when the employee asked Langley, 27, for the wheelchair he was using to transport luggage.
The video doesn’t show how the fight started.
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The employee has been fired.
There’s no word if he’ll face any charges.
Langley was charged with assault.
The Port Authority released a statement saying, “The Port Authority is confirming that Brendan Langely was in a physical altercation with a United Airlines employee at Newark Liberty International on May 19th at approximately 11:03 a.m. He was charged with simple assault and released on his own recognizance. No further info is available at this time.”
Langley played for the Denver Broncos as a cornerback starting in 2017. He moved on to the practice squad of the Seattle Seahawks in 2020 and currently plays for the Canadian Football League.
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