A metal detector at Sacramento International Airport Terminal B
was reportedly left unattended for less than a minute Saturday, and
five people got through the security checkpoint without being
The incident caused the terminal to be shut down temporarily as
TSA went in search of the five passengers, according to a report in
the Los Angeles Times. All five were found and brought
back to the checkpoint for re-screening.
TSA spokesperson Ann Davis said the terminal was closed for
about an hour while the issue was sorted out. Davis said the TSA
officers involved were removed from screening duty and will be
required to complete additional training.