A Delta Air flight from Washington to LA was forced to divert to Oklahoma City after a passenger assaulted a flight attendant and an air marshal, according to Delta

From CBS LA:

“A passenger on a Delta flight from Washington D.C. to Los Angeles has been detained in Oklahoma City after assaulting an air marshal and a flight attendant.

The incident took place at about 5:40 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. According to the captain of the flight, the passenger, for unknown reasons, became combative with a flight attendant and then physically assaulted the flight attendant. The passenger, described as a man in his 30s, then attacked the air marshal after the federal officer attempted to intervene in the situation. The air marshal eventually placed the passenger in custody. The officer and the flight attendant did not sustain any serious injuries and did not require hospitalization.”

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