Airline passenger gets six-month sentence for in-flight brawl
MOSCOW, March 28 (RAPSI) - A court in Russia’s Krasnodar Region has sentenced an in-flight brawler, who was a passenger of an aircraft bound from St. Petersburg to Antalya, to six months in penal colony, the Investigative Committee’s press service reports.
According to investigators, on January 29, the plane made a forced landing in Sochi because of a drunken man, who went on a rampage and punched a stewardess. The woman received bodily injury.
The defendant was arrested and put in detention for two months.