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Subject:  The TSA at work Date:  10/2/2012  2:11 PM
Author:  fleg9bo Number:  18943 of 21626

Convicted TSA Agent: Stealing From Passenger Bags Is "Very" Common

A former TSA agent who spent three years in jail for stealing from passenger luggage told ABC News that the practice "was very commonplace." Pythias Brown, who worked at Newark International Airport, said he stole more than $800,000 worth of goods from luggage and security checkpoints. He was finally caught when he tried to sell a stolen CNN camera on eBay but forgot