NC mom says TSA wouldn’t say why they searched underneath her clothes
MINT HILL, N.C. (WBTV) – Alanna Conrad is a frequent air traveler, but she said she has never experienced anything like what happened to her last week as she went through TSA security screening at the airport in Orlando.
“I didn’t know what was going on,” Conrad said. “They wouldn’t answer any questions. I felt extremely violated, obviously. I felt like my son was violated.”
Conrad said she, her husband and young son spent a couple of days at Disney World with her son’s grandparents. Last Monday morning, they headed to the airport to come home to North Carolina.
She said because she was holding her son, she didn’t go through the body scan. Instead, TSA workers swabbed her hands. Conrad said workers told her she was cleared but then stopped her moments later.
According to Conrad, she was holding her son, but TSA workers told her she couldn’t. She said she waved over her husband,