CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A South Carolina man is accused of assaulting a woman while on a plane at Charlotte Douglas Airport last Saturday.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police charged 22-year-old Blake Jones with assault after he got into argument with a woman on the plane and started hitting her.

The airplane was waiting to be taxied onto the runway when Jones attacked the woman, according to the police report.

Police were called to the gate and Jones was placed under arrest. The woman was treated at the airport for minor injuries.

Police did not say what started the fight between Jones and the woman.

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