And The FBI investigation against the passenger ended with After hitting a flight attendant during an American Airlines flight from Baja California, Mexico to Los Angeles, California. All this happened while the plane was in the air, so The subject was captured after they landed, Luckily for the crew, everything was captured on video, which will help in the investigation.
The reason the argument began is still unknown, but a clip taken by passenger Barry Livingstone shows the moment the flight attendant asks someone else: “Are you threatening me? Are you threatening me?”, and then he goes to his place in the cabin. Right now, A man jumped from his seat and ran onto the steward and hit him in the back of the head with his fist.
The accident happened on September 21, as reported CBS Los AngelesOn flight 377. other passengers amazed As for this man’s audacity in attacking one of the flight attendants, so much so that when he punched him, they shouted at him: “What are you doing?” But he ignored it and only returned to his position at the bottom of the plane.
The passenger changed the course of the journey, as can be seen in the video. Some people stood on their seats to see that he did not come to them again. Malik Ernest, producer of KFMB-TV, an associate of CBS San Diegomentioned that Passengers helped to get him down when police arrived Los Angeles officially arrested him.
officials said that Subject was detained on suspicion of interfering with the crew of a flight, which is a federal crime. For this reason, those affected are already preparing to present the case before the Office of the United States Attorney General to apply the full weight of the law.
In this sense, American Airlines Company issued a statement explaining what would happen to a passenger after hitting a hostess from behind.
“American Airlines Flight 377 with a service from San Jose del Cabo (SJD) to Los Angeles (LAX) was received by police upon arrival of an unruly passenger who physically assaulted employees. The aircraft landed safely and that Was taken to the gate where the police removed the man. American Airlines does not tolerate acts of violence against members of our team, For the person involved in the incident You will never be allowed to travel with us in the future, and we will work closely with law enforcement in their investigation. We thank our crew for their prompt action and professionalism in ensuring the safety of our team mates and customers. Our thoughts are with our injured flight attendants and we are making sure they and their fellow crew members get the support they need at this time.”
In the end, the video of the attack started making noise on social networks and users said that they were outraged by the behavior given to this flight attendant by the passenger.