Video shows passenger punching flight attendant on flight.
Video shows unruly passenger punching flight attendant during LAX-bound flight
A passenger was arrested after video captured him punching a flight attendant during a flight from Mexico to Los Angeles.
The American Airlines passenger was detained by the FBI after being caught on a cellphone video punching a flight attendant in the head aboard a flight from Mexico to Los Angeles.
The airline said in a statement that the assault took place on Flight 377 from San Jose del Cabo to LAX on Wednesday, reported CBS News.
According to the feds, the passenger was removed from the plane after it touched down in Los Angles and was detained on suspicion of interfering with a flight crew — a federal felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison. The suspect has not been named.