JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A woman was attacked after getting off a flight at Jacksonville International Airport Monday by a man who said she was spreading disease on the plane, police said.
Police reports said that while on an American Airlines flight Patrick White "continually harassed and chastised her for coughing and 'spreading disease.'"
While deplaning, White called the woman obscene names and said she "infected everyone" while on the jet bridge, according to the report.
The woman suffered bruising to her back and was treated at the scene.
White was charged with battery.
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