Man arrested for throwing oranges at planes in Mesa

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Brian Henio By Jennifer Thomas Brian Henio By Jennifer Thomas

MESA, Ariz. -- A 33-year-old man was arrested after police reportedly found him sniffing spray paint and throwing oranges at planes at a Mesa airport.

Police said they found Brian Henio sitting in an orange grove next to Falcon Field.

Officers said he had paint on his lips and a jug in his hand.

Henio reportedly admitted throwing oranges at planes and said he didn't know why it was a big deal.

He also told police he just wanted to go to New Mexico. Instead, he was taken to jail for trespassing, possession of a vapor-releasing substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.