FBI Miami
Special Agent Michael D. Leverock
(754) 703-2000
February 12, 2016

FBI Announces Man Sentenced for Interfering with a Flight Attendant

Alija Kucuk was sentenced today in Miami Federal Court to 60 days in prison followed by one year of supervised release for interference with a flight attendant, in violation of Title 49, United States Code, Section 46504.

On October 15, 2015, the defendant was on board a Jet Blue Airways Flight 153 en route to Palm Beach International Airport from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport when the altercation transpired.

For additional information about this case, please go to Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) for the Southern District of Florida.