TSA agent arrested for stealing $36 from traveler's suitcase (video)

Reggie Edwards 
By: Aarav Sen 

(Scroll down for video) A TSA agent was arrested and charged with theft after stealing a few dollars from a traveler’s suitcase, according to police reports in North Carolina.

The Transportation Security Administration screener in Charlotte, North Carolina, was arrested after he was caught stealing money from the traveler's suitcase.

Charlotte police identified the suspect as TSA control agent Reggie Edwards, who took $36 from someone's suitcase while working at Charlotte Douglas International Airport last week.

Edwards was fired from his job and charged with theft under $50. In a statement, the TSA said it "does not tolerate theft and moved immediately to terminate this individual."