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Yonkers Man Charged With Attacking Airport Worker

A Yonkers man is facing charges after he was accused of attacking a worker at LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday, Aug. 27.
A Yonkers man is facing charges after he was accused of attacking a worker at LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday, Aug. 27. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

YONKERS, N.Y. -- A Yonkers man was arrested on charges of attacking a worker at LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday, Aug. 27, according to News 12 Westchester.

Antonio Sappleton allegedly became agitated when a United Airlines employee asked for his checked baggage ticket and began punching him, News 12 Westchester said.

Sappleton is now facing assault and harassment charges, News 12 Westchester reported.

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