Man arrested for allegedly flashing, molesting woman on Bengaluru-Mumbai flight

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Jul 01, 2017, 07:58 AM IST

(Representative image) The woman was asleep when the man reportedly touched her. Photograph:(Others)

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The accused, a 31-year-old, was nabbed by the airline crew after the woman raised an alarm

The Mumbai airport police arrested a man for allegedly flashing and molesting a woman onboard a Bengaluru-Mumbai flight, The Times of India reported.
The accused, a 31-year-old, was reportedly nabbed by the airline crew. He was handed over to the police when the plane landed at the Mumbai airport on June 27.

According to the report, the woman was asleep on the flight on Tuesday morning when the incident took place.

She reportedly woke up “when she felt the man touching her inappropriately and flashing”. 

When she raised an alarm, the crew rushed to her to find the accused trying to zip his trousers, TOI reported.