• An 'intoxicated' JetBlue passenger was pepper-sprayed and arrested after allegedly attacking crew and wrestling with a police officer while trying to board a plane with his 8-year-old son

    21 days ago - By Business Insider

    A Utah man was pepper-sprayed and arrested at Orlando International Airport on Sunday before boarding a JetBlue Airways flight.
    According to multiple reports, 45 year-old Brandon Strong of Layton, Utah allegedly confronted both an airline employee and an airport police officer.
    In the official arrest affidavit obtained by Business Insider, the JetBlue crew member said she did not give Strong permission to touch her and that she wishes to press charges.
    In the official arrest affidavit, Officer Hajek writes, "The customer was clearly intoxicated and the alcohol could be smelled from five...
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  • A Man Who Allegedly Groped Another Passenger on a Southwest Flight Invoked Trump in His Defense

    A Man Who Allegedly Groped Another Passenger on a Southwest Flight Invoked Trump in His Defense

    21 days ago - By Fortune

    A Florida man cited President Donald Trump in his defense after being accused of groping a woman on a Sunday flight.
    The man in question, Bruce Michael Alexander, was arrested following a Southwest flight from Houston to New Mexico on Sunday and charged with " abusive sexual contact ."
    The victim claims that she awoke to the passenger behind her touching her "around her bra line," according to the affidavit. Around 30 minutes later, she felt someone grab her again. She then confronted the man sitting behind her and asked a flight attendant to allow her to change seats.
    When the plane...
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