Grayslake’s “Serial Stowaway” Arrested After Flight to London

Grayslake’s “Serial Stowaway” Arrested After Flight to London

Chicago police said Marilyn Hartman, 66, of Grayslake, Ill., apparently got through airport security without a boarding pass or passport Sunday, flew to the London airport and was detained by British Customs officials when she landed Monday morning.

According to a release Friday, Hartman was sent back to Chicago and landed at O’Hare on Thursday.

Charges include felony theft and misdemeanor criminal trespassing.



Investigators told WMAQ-TV that they believe she spent close to 24 hours inside O’Hare’s Terminal 5, made it past security and boarded the British Airways flight.

Airline personnel realized she did not belong on the flight and didn’t have a passport.

Hartman has been arrested several times on charges she attempted to or successfully boarded flights, with the most recent instance in 2016. In that case, Hartman was given probation after pleading guilty in a February 2016 trespassing charge. She was sentenced to 364 days in jail a few weeks later, according to court records

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Ron Holm says:

Now dont you feel safer.?

How does she do it?

Instead of saying she is mental, they should hire her to teach the security detail.

Mitzi Mitchell coz TSA is too busy inspecting my sequins sweater ‍♀️

She watched “Airport” too many times…lol

She is obviously “not right”… harmless, but what does this say about the TSA…

I don’t understand how she gets in the gate to board. I thought the airline attendant looks at your ticket!

Who’s watching this lady? Where’s her family to take care of her. She needs help! That’s not safe or normal! Oh

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