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Woman accused of sexual abuse on flight

Posted at 7:43 PM, May 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-09 23:04:51-04

A 26-year-old woman is accused of inappropriately touching another woman on a flight from Las Vegas this past weekend.

Heidi McKinney, of Banks, Ore., was arrested on board the plane of an Alaska Airlines flight to Portland, Ore., Sunday night.

According to court documents provided to KATU in Portland, the passenger told police she was touched on the breast and genitals without consent.

McKinney was arrested on a misdemeanor charge of sex abuse in the third degree.