A video recently went viral on social media in which it could be seen that Mike Tyson was assaulting a person on a flight. The person has been found as Melvin Townsend III, who has a long criminal history.
Melvin Townsend III-
Melvin Townsend III is a resident of Florida who went viral after the heavyweight champion Mike Tyson was seen punching him. This came up as a shock to some people, and after some research, some shocking facts have been coming out about the man. Melvin Townsend III is 36 years old.
According to the reports of the police officials, Melvin Townsend III has a lot of criminal records. He has been charged with burglary, trafficking, high fraud, and grand theft. He also has been sent to jail several times.
Mike Tyson can be seen punching Melvin in a video that went viral.
It was reported that Melvin had harassed the heavyweight champion on a flight. The flight was from San Francisco to Miami. The heavyweight champion then got aggressive after Melvin threw a bottle at him. He was then punched in the head by the boxer-turned entrepreneur.
According to reports, Melvin has many cases registered against him. He had barged into someone’s property earlier and stored their trailer. This led him to a run out with the police.
Another time, he was found in possession of Oxycodone. Townsend was bruised after the flight incident but failed to comment on this. The JetBlue authorities haven’t commented about the incident yet.