Woman forcibly kisses female flight attendant and punches her face during flightBy Mason White 3:31 PM September 16, 2015
By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly hitting a man who complained that she had been kicking the back of his plane seat during a flight, police in Indiana said.
The Indianapolis Airport Authority said that they have arrested Daniela Velez-Reyes, after being accused of assaulting the man and a female flight attendant during a flight from Florida to Illinois.
According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded on American Airlines Flight 1284, which departed from Miami and headed to Chicago.
Velez-Reyes was disoriented throughout the flight, a passenger on the flight said. She kicked a passenger seat in front of her, and when the man complained, she hit him.
When a flight attendant intervened, Velez-Reyes grabbed her face and kissed her. She then punched her in the face.
Velez-Reyes also kicked a police officer while being arrested.
Velez-Reyes was escorted off the plane in handcuffs. She was charged with assault and battery, and battery of a law enforcement officer.
She was booked into the Marion County Sheriff’s Office Arrestee Processing Center.