'I saw staff member fiddling with my shocking pink case from plane window'

2014-02-13 13:46
News24 Travel reader, Marlene Joss, contacted us to share her story in response to the piece detailing alleged baggage tampering captured on camera at Cape Town International Airport. 

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"We boarded a plane in Dar es Salaam airport and whilst sitting in the aeroplane (window seat) watching the luggage being loaded onto the conveyor belt, I noticed this one staff member fiddling with my suitcase, which is shocking pink so you can't miss it. It was so funny because I couldn't do anything, yet saw the whole incident.  He didn't have time to actually open the suitcase as the conveyor belt started moving the luggage onto the aeroplane. 

However when I arrived in Johannesburg, the lock had been broken.  This was done in broad daylight with people in the aeroplane watching this scenario.

Thank goodness he didn't have time to open the suitcase."

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