4 women pull out one another’s hair on airplane after fight erupts over seating arrangementsBy Mason White 4:21 PM April 16, 2015
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By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) 4 women were arrested on charges of assault after allegedly pulling one another’s hair when a fight erupted over seating arrangements on an airplane, police in China said.
The 4 women were arrested for participating in a fight aboard a domestic flight.
The women began to argue about adjusting their seats on a flight to Shenzhen.
The heated dispute then escalated into a physical confrontation, with women leaving their seats and tearing one another’s hair.
The four women were aged between 30 and 50, and are all from Liaoning. Police were notified about the altercation by the crew of the aircraft before the plane landed.
They were arrested by police when the plane landed for a stopover in Nantong, Jiangsu. They were ordered to spend five days in jail after being charged with jeopardizing the safety of an aircraft.
The plane later landed safely at its destination.