3/13/12 Update: The just-released 911 tapes from the American Airlines flight attendant's rant over the plane's PA system last Friday are out. On the tapes, you can hear passengers and crew members trying to subdue the 43-year-old woman, who claimed she wasn't responsible for the plane's safety.
After the plane taxied back to the terminal, the woman was taken to Parkland Hospital for evaluation. A co-worker told police the flight attendant was treated for bipolar disorder, and had not been taking her medication.
Authorities say no charges will be filed in the incident.
3/12/12 Original: A 43-year-old flight attendant went on a tirade over the PA system just before a flight from DFW left for Chicago. According to people on the plane, the woman said she wasn't responsible for the plane's safety.
A police report says that the flight attendant had to be handcuffed. She tried to kick an officer and tried to spit on a paramedic. Before the police got to the plane, passengers restrained her. She was taken to Parkland Hospital by authorities for evaluation.
A co-worker told police the woman was treated for bipolar disorder and had not been taking medication.
Police say no charges will be filed.