California man caught on video punching flight attendant now faces charges

California man caught on video punching flight attendant now faces charges

A Southern California man, seen on video punching an American Airlines employee earlier this week, was charged Thursday with a federal crime that carries a maximum sentence of 20 years. The incident occurred on Wednesday during American Airlines flight 377 from San José del Cabo in Mexico to LAX. Alexander Tung Cuu Le of Westminster was charged with one count of interference with flight crew members and attendants, which has a statutory maximum of 20 years in federal prison. A …