Video: Five Women Brawl On LAX-Bound Flight Over Boombox
A brawl among five women on a plane was posted to Instagram for our dystopian viewing pleasure.
Yesterday, a flight headed from Baltimore to LAX erupted in violence when two women apparently decided it was a good idea to play loud music via a boombox, the L.A. Times reports. Other passengers asked the women to turn it down, but according to Spirit Airlines spokesperson Paul Berry, the women instead posed the following question: "What are you going to do?" He said they then hoisted the boom box up in the air and began "waving it around."
That's when a fight broke out between the boombox duo and three other women on the flight. The melee was caught on video by Instagram user @sweetassmagu as it filled the aisle with a flurry of blows and hair-pulling.
When the plane landed, LAX police removed the women from the cabin. Officer Rob Pedregon called the brawl a "mutual combat situation." The FBI also investigated the incident, but says that no one was charged.