True: A body of a man thought to have been a stowaway who fell from the landing gear of a Kenya Airways flight on its way into Heathrow Airport has been found in a garden.

By:
May 12 2020

Share Article: facebook logo twitter logo linkedin logo
True: A body of a man thought to have been a stowaway who fell from the landing gear of a Kenya Airways flight on its way into Heathrow Airport has been found in a garden.

Fact-Check

The Verdict True

The official Twitter account of the London Metropolitan Police confirms this.

Claim ID b769c43b
The official Twitter account of the London Metropolitan Police confirms this.On June 30, 2019, the Metropolitan Police of London said that they were called to an address in Clapham, London after the body of a man was discovered in a garden. They believe that he was hiding in the landing gear compartment of a Kenya Airways flight, which was traveling from Nairobi to London, and may have fallen from the plane as it approached Heathrow Airport.

Would you like to submit a claim to fact-check or contact our editorial team?

0
Global Fact-Checks Completed

We rely on information to make meaningful decisions that affect our lives, but the nature of the internet means that misinformation reaches more people faster than ever before