A Southwest Airlines flight to St. Louis was forced to return to Oakland International airport after a man stripped, and punched a woman in the face. Oakland police report that 21-year old Darius Chappille exposed himself to a female passenger sitting next to him and punched her in the face when she screamed. He then removed all his clothes and proceeded to walk up and down the aisle naked.
The man was restrained by flight attendants and other passengers and covered with plastic sheeting. The pilot turned the plane around and the man was arrested by sheriff’s deputies. The woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.