July 19, 2012
An elderly disabled Florida man is stuck in Des Moines because he says TSA agents forced him to miss his flight.
When you think “Terrorist”, Primo Meza is probably not the guy you’re picturing. Still, the elderly handicapped Florida man was detained by TSA agents so long he had to miss his flight home.
Meza uses an oxygen machine, and the batteries have to be charged for it to work. As Meza and his step daughter were getting ready to board their plane after visiting his sick sister here in Des Moines, they were stopped by Transportation Security Administration workers because Meza’s pacemaker set off one of their alarms.
This article was posted: Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 7:48 am