An unsuspecting senior citizen from Long Island, N.Y. is behind one of the incidents that prompted the TSA to issue a bulletin last week about cases in which they suspect terrorists may have been probing airport security by trying to bring peculiar items on board airplanes.
In her case, Sara Weiss tried to bring ice packs on her flight home.
I'm not a terrorist. I'm just a 66-year-old woman who's coming back from visiting her son and I have a bad back, so I carry these things, Weiss told ABC News' Lisa Stark.
Security officers then took her to the bowels of the San Diego airport for three hours of questioning by airport police and others. The first questions stunned her.
The first thing he said after introducing himself was, 'Do you know Osama bin Laden?' And I thought, 'What?,' Weiss said.
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