TSA Joke No Laughing Matter

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A woman passing through security at Philadelphia International Airport was shocked when a TSA agent confronted her with a small plastic bag containing white powder. Rebecca Solomon fought back tears, and her mind raced as she wondered who the substance belonged to. Turns out the TSA agent was playing a prank. But he's probably not smiling now. TSA says the jokester is no longer employed by the agency.


Good morning. Im Renee Montagne. Travelers going through airport security know better than to joke. Now so does a former screening agent at Philadelphia International. There a young passenger wasnt amused when the TSA agent confronted her with a small plastic bag of white powder. Rebecca Solomon told the Philadelphia Inquirer her mind raced when he demanded: Where did you get it? Turns out it was a prank. A TSA spokesperson says hes now an ex-screening agent.


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