MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – A Miami bound American Airlines flight from Pensacola was forced to return to the airport after a woman demanding a larger seat faked a medical condition.

A Pensacola police spokesman says the plane was evacuated when the woman refused to deplane. Authorities and the plane’s pilot eventually succeeded in talking the woman off the plane.

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Police say the woman was taken into custody under Florida’s Baker Act, which allows authorities to hold a person who could pose a threat to themselves or others.

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The flight turned around shortly after takeoff, and there were no injuries.

The carrier’s website says the flight resumed its journey to Miami at about 7:30 a.m.

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