American woman live-tweets her sexual harassment on plane ride

A woman was harassed on a flight from Austin, Texas to Los Angeles when a man "grabbed and stroked" her as she walked down the aisle.

Los Angeles-based performer and producer Ariana Lenasky decided to open up about her experience to her followers on Twitter.

It turned out that she wasn't the first person to report the passenger.

However, police told her that they would talk to the man and dismissed her by saying "it's not the crime of the century.

People on Twitter were outraged by her harassment and how the police handled the situation have retweeted her photo of the man more than 11,000 times.

Check it out in the gallery above.