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You may want to think about checking your bag after hearing this. An airport baggage handler at Phuket International Airport was caught opening and stealing from checked baggage from passenger. He worked for BAGS which provides contract baggage handling for over 100 airlines in Phuket.
You can view the video of him caught in the act
Per Fox News,
Abdullah Hayee Mayeh was arrested October 12 following video footage that circulated showing him opening airplane passenger’s bags in the luggage compartment of a Jetstar flight and stealing the contents inside.
The 27-year-old airport worker was caught on CCTV “opening passenger bags and helping himself to contents,” the Mirror reported.
Mayeh, who was employed by BAGS, a company that provides baggage services for nearly 100 airlines in Thailand, was arrested later at Phuket International Airport in Thailand.
Upon his arrest, Mayeh made a full confession and turned over a stolen Bluetooth, the Phuket Gazette reports. The authorties are reportedly trying to match any stolen item with the passenger from whom it was taken.
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