United States

TSA agent arrested for allegedly tricking woman into showing her breasts

An agent with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) was arrested on Thursday for allegedly tricking an airline passenger into showing him her breasts and letting him look into her pants. Johnathon Lomeli, 22, has been charged with one felony count of ”false imprisonment for intentionally and unlawfully detaining an individual through the use of fraud or deceit” stemming from the June 2019 incident, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said in a news release. According to a criminal complaint, Lomeli allegedly stopped a female passenger at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), claiming that he needed to look into her bra during a security screening. The woman told investigators he also instructed her to hol ...