Cranberries singer arrested for air assault

  • Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan has been arrested after an incident on board an Aer Lingus flight from New York to Shannon, West Ireland. 
  • Irish Times reports O'Riordan stamped on a female flight attendant; attendant suffered a suspected fractured foot. 
  • O'Riordan also alleged to have head butted and spat at officer who arrested her when the plane she was on landed in Shannon. 
  • Aer Lingus confirmed there was an incident on the flight but could not comment further on what was a security matter. 

Irish Times report