A 13 year old boy recently got an excessive pat down by a TSA agent at an airport in Texas. His mother was angry about the incident. She posted video of the pat down on Facebook and it went viral.
Hot Air reports:
TSA pat down video generates outrage
Earlier this month the TSA announced a new pat down procedure which would be “potentially more invasive” than the old procedure. Today we’re getting a look at the new procedure after a TSA agent at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport searched a 13-year-old boy Sunday. The boy’s mother filmed the pat down and published the video on Facebook. The video went viral and has now been picked up by dozens of news outlets including CBS:
A mother is outraged with the Transportation Security Administration after she said officers treated her family “like dogs” at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Jennifer Williamson posted a video to Facebook on Sunday that shows a TSA agent thoroughly patting down her 13-year-old son for about two minutes. She said her family spent about an hour at the checkpoint and missed their flight…
“We were treated with utter disrespect as if we were criminals,” Williamson said in an interview you’ll see only on “CBS This Morning.”
Here’s the video report from CBS News:
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