JFK to California flight diverted to Denver after attack on flight attendant

A flight from New York City to southern California made an emergency landing after a passenger attacked a flight attendant Wednesday evening.

American Airlines Flight 976 from Kennedy Airport to John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana was diverted to Denver following the altercation, the airline said.

The plane landed safely and the suspect was arrested.

“The individual involved in this incident will never be allowed to travel with American Airlines in the future, but we will not be satisfied until he has been prosecuted to the full extent of the law,” a statement provided to The Post read.

“Our thoughts are with our injured flight attendant and

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