Diana Ross says she was ‘violated’ by TSA screeners during pat-down at Louisiana airport
In a Tuesday, Feb.12, 2019 file photo, Diana Ross performs during Motown 60: A Grammy Celebration at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Diana Ross said she feels like an airport screener touched her inappropriately during a pat-down Sunday when she was leaving the city following her performance at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
By Shelby Lin Erdman, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
May 6, 2019
Performer Diana Ross said she felt "violated" by a Transportation Security Administration screener during a pat-down at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport on Sunday morning following her performance at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
“I am feeling violated – I still feel her hands between my legs, front and back, saying to me it’s her job,” the singer said.
Its not what was done but how , I am feeling violated - I still feel her hands between my legs , front and back ( saying to me it her job ,) WOW!!really mixed emotions I always like to see the good things but not feeling good right now
"Initial review of CCTV indicates that the officers involved with Ms. Ross’s screening correctly followed all protocols, however, TSA will continue to investigate the matter further,” the statement said.