Sleeping Passenger Sexually Assaulted on Flight?
A NJ man accused of sex assault on jet could face possible jail time for allegedly reaching under the blanket of the woman while she was sleeping in her seat and touching her inappropriately. The female passenger was awakened by a passenger seated behind her kicking her seat to bring about awareness to her regarding the disturbing situation in progress. The victim then reportedly alerted the flight crew of the incident.
The 63-year-old man was detained when the aircraft landed in Newark after a flight from Hong Kong.