Flight to Alaska diverted after man tries to kiss girl

Posted: 1:54 AM, Jun 22, 2016
Updated: 2016-06-22 01:54:26-04
A flight bound for Anchorage, Alaska, was reportedly diverted to Seattle after a man tried to kiss a teenager sleeping next to him on the plane.
The unidentified 23-year-old California man attempted to kiss the 16-year-old girl during the Alaska Airlines flight, which had departed from Portland, Oregon, according to KCPQ .
The pilot was notified and reported the incident to police, who arrested the man upon landing at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport around 2 p.m.
ABC News reports that the man cooperated with police and was arrested on charges of fourth-degree assault.
Meanwhile, the girl was unharmed and remained on the flight as it departed again for Anchorage around 3 p.m. No further details were immediately available.