Airline passenger accused of slapping baby
Mother speaks out
- Duration 1:58
- Date Feb 17, 2013
Mother speaks out
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Yet another reported incident of air rage and airline passengers been accused of slapping a toddler.
And the boy's mother is speaking out Molly Line has those details from New York City.
Seems like a really cute little boy hit his adorable and -- anyone would ever traveled with a toddler knows that it can be challenging but no parent.
Expect other adults to dare to lash out at their child with violence.
Even under the very cramped conditions of a plane flight but that is just what an Idaho man is accused of doing Minnesota mom Jessica Bennett awarded a delta flight.
From Minneapolis to Atlanta with her young son -- not on February 8.
After taking her seat she says the man next to where began complaining.
Drinking and became increasingly belligerent.
Bennett decided to spend most of the play with her child's candidate and not in her seat when it was time for the plane to descend she and -- -- to their spot as the altitude changed.
-- started to cry according to court papers the man's sitting next to her sixty year old Joseph Ricky hunley seen here in a mug shot from a previous arrest.
Missed a racial slur and then lashed out at the child allegedly slapping this two year old boy across the face.
Resulting in a scratch underneath his -- guy.
Has not been in -- here you said it again.
But even more hateful and -- -- -- so I pushed him away and that's when he flaps job.
Still people stop.
-- president and unit tech composites and structures that's a large manufacturer of composite products for aerospace transportation and military applications.
Has been suspended from his job pending investigation court papers reveal another passenger on the flight heard derogatory language coming from the rear of the plane.
Got out of -- C to investigate in time to -- the attack hunley is now charged with simple assault.
The FBI is investigating -- All right thank you -- very much.