Drunk guy poses as airport security to pat down women

2014-07-18 15:14
San Francisco – In what must be one of the most desperate moves in history, a man pretended to be a TSA agent at a San Francisco airport just so that he could pat down women.

Time reports that the passenger was spotted drinking at one of the airport lounges, before he made his way to the security check points and convinced a woman to join him in a private screening room.

Apparently he had stolen a pair of official blue gloves which helped him look the part.  

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It was only once he had been spotted entering the screening room with another woman that he started raising suspicions, as male officers are only allowed to do that if a female agent is present.

The man was arrested shortly after on charges of being drunk in public.   
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