James Ellis Dees Bio – James Ellis Dees Wiki
James Ellis Dees is a former commercial pilot, who arrest fired by Endeavor Air after police say he wrote pro-Trump and racist graffiti at the Tallahassee International Airport.
James Ellis Dees Age
He is 53-year-old.
James Ellis Dees Biography
James Ellis lives in Perry, Florida. He has lived in several places around the country, including in Minnesota, Georgia, North Carolina, Texas and Virginia. Along with his pilot’s license and a flight instructor license, Dees also has worked in real estate, according to public records in Florida. Dees has a real estate broker or sales license since 1999. It is not clear if he is actively selling real estate in Florida.
Why Ellis Dees Arrest and Fired?
According to Police officials, he wrote pro-Trump and racist graffiti at the Tallahassee International Airport. Dees was charged by the Tallahassee Police Department with nine misdemeanour counts of criminal mischief. Dees was arrested on January 9, 2020. He admitted to scrawling graffiti that included pro-Trump phrases like “MAGA,” and racist slurs directed at blacks and Hispanics, Investigators also believe he wrote anti-Trump statements about impeachment. Dees was caught on video surveillance. Dees was approached by police before he was set to fly on January 7 and confronted about the vandalism and admitted to it. He was allowed to board the flight, but he later left the plane and told police he wasn’t in the right state to flight.
James Dees Wrote
James Ellis Dees is believed to be responsible for more than 20 incidents of graffiti that began appearing at the Tallahassee airport in December 2018 and continued for nearly a year. The incidents occurred in a men’s restroom, along with in an elevator near the front entrance of the airport and, in at least one case, on a vehicle in a parking lot.
The first incident was discovered on December 23, 2018, in a men’s restroom stall and said, “#MAGA,” “NO N*GS” and “NO SP*CS.” In May 2019, the same graffiti was found in the stall again.
In June 2019, police found graffiti in a parking lot and parking lot elevator, stating “#MAGA” and “=NON*GS.” In July 2019, graffiti was found in the restroom saying, “Send them ALL back,” and “#TRUMP4EVER,” and “#MAGA.”
In October 2019, the graffiti was found on a vehicle in a parking lot and said, “#MAGA,” and “=NO N*gs.” The last graffiti incident was on December 14, 2019, and was in a parking lot elevator. It stated, “#MAGA #NO N*GS #NO SP*CS #TRUMP4EVER.”
There was anti-Trump graffiti located, including a July 16 message stating, “Impeachment is Coming.”
James Ellis Dees Charge & Fine
James Dees was released from the Leon County Jail after posting bond on Friday, January 17, 2020. Dees was charged with nine misdemeanour counts of criminal mischief. Each of the charges carries a potential sentence of up to 60 days in jail and a fine of up to $500. The damage caused by the vandalism has been estimated at $200, according to the arrest report.