TSA stands by officers after pat-down of elderly woman in Florida - CNN.comThe Transportation Security Administration stood by its security officers Sunday after a Florida woman complained that her cancer-stricken, 95-year-old mother was patted down and forced to remove her adult diaper while going through security.
Reports of the incident took hold in social media, with scores of comments on the topic and reposts appearing hourly on Twitter Sunday afternoon.
The TSA released a statement Sunday defending its agents' actions at the Northwest Florida Regional Airport.
This is ****ing sickening!
Seriously what the ****!
Forcing a 95 year old cancer patient grandmother to remove her adult diaper, i mean really!