• This is probably the spookiest item TSA has ever seen

    By: Cox Media Group National Content Desk


    ATLANTA - The Transportation Security Administration has seen its fair share of interesting items. 

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    In an article published in April 2015, Yahoo Travel writer Sophia Forbes reported a six-bladed throwing star, live eels, propane tanks, a meat cleaver and a human skull as some of the weirdest items confiscated by the TSA.

    But a new item may be the creepiest one yet to pass through an American airport.

    TSA officers at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport recently handled what one TSA spokeswoman called "possibly the strangest thing" she'd ever seen at a checkpoint.

    A dead body prop for the "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" movie was sent through the X-ray machine.

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