Police: Woman opens aircraft door, jumps from plane in Houston

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Woman jumps off plane at IAH and is now in police custody. (Twitter/Hampton Friedman)

A woman jumped from a plane an Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport Monday afternoon, police said.

The woman was detained by police and turned over to the FBI, police said.

The flight was United 1982 from New Orleans.

Officials said the woman apparently suffered some kind of mental issue and was hospitalized.

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