Dogan Akkaya, 25, of
TorontoTurkey, was arrested and charged with committing a hoax regarding terrorist activity as well as assault, threats and criminal harassment. The terror-related charge could land him a 10-year-prison term.
“I do not have psychiatric problems,” Akkaya said in Turkish. “I did not kill anyone, I did not hit anyone, I apologized to the crew.”
The defendant then launched into a rant about his dreams, and also asked that Turkish officials intervene in the matter.
Moderate Muslims are expected to rally any day now