An Air Canada flight destined for Calgary was diverted to Winnipeg Wednesday afternoon, as the result of an unruly passenger.

Air Canada flight #137 was en route from Toronto to Calgary. At approximately 12:20 pm, Winnipeg Richardson International Airport RCMP received a report that the flight was being diverted after a passenger assaulted another passenger. 

The investigation has determined that a 16-year-old male passenger from Grande Prairie assaulted an adult male passenger, who was identified as a family member.

Airline employees and passengers were able to restrain the youth following the assault.

The youth suspect was arrested and transported to hospital for medical evaluation.

Police say the adult passenger was treated on scene for minor physical injuries.

No other passengers required medical assistance.