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Mom Jailed After Fighting TSA Agents over Daughter's Pat Down (VIDEO)

Andrea Fornella Abbott

A 41-year-old mom lands herself in jail after first refusing to go through the body scanning devices at the Nashville airport and then apparently shouting, swearing at TSA agents and attempting to film them with her camera phone for trying to give her daughter a pat-down search. Andrea Fornella Abbott apparently yelled that she did not want her young daughter to have her ‘crotch grabbed’. TSA agents claim Fornella Abbott had quite a bit of attitude when she first refused the ‘body scanning device’. I used to breeze through security.  Now?  After my experience a few weeks ago, when I was touched inappropriately, my heart races.  Bring my kids into that mix…  it is a tough situation. I traveled with my children just this past weekend and I was a nervous wreck….

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