Airline passenger tied up with seatbelts, tape after drunken outburst

(Provided Photo/ Youtube)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Pictures and a video are circulating social media of a passenger on board a flight, tied up with seatbelts and tape.

According to Vostok Media, the passenger in route to Vladivostok, Russia had a drunken outburst.

They reported passengers dealt with his abusive behavior and loud insults.

They said eventually they took matters into their own hands. They tied him up in the aisle using seatbelts and tape.

airline man tied up
(Provided Photo/ Youtube)

In the video, you can see the passenger in a white t-shirt tackled him to the ground, punched and kicked him, as the other passengers held him down.

When the plane landed in Siberia, police took the man into custody.

As of Thursday morning, the YouTube video had 454,367 views.

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