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Video shows stowaway's arrival in Hawaii

Wednesday, May 07, 2014 - 00:42

May 7 - Surveillance video captures the moment a 15-year-old stowaway emerged from his hiding place inside a plane's wheel well at a Hawaii airport. Deborah Gembara reports.

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Video shows stowaway's arrival in Hawaii

Wednesday, May 07, 2014 - 00:42