Tag: Melvin Townsend

Mike Tyson Escapes Charges For Punching Fan On Airplane

Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson won’t face criminal charges for repeatedly punching a man aboard a JetBlue on April 20. A Video of the incident published by TMZ shows Tyson throwing punches at a man while on a plane leaving San Francisco. According to Tyson’s representatives, Melvin Townsend III, who was intoxicated at the time, was allegedly spewing rude remarks at passengers boarding the plane.

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