Security breach at Toronto's Pearson airport

Departing air traffic at Toronto's Pearson International airport came to a halt, as police searched for a male passenger who breached the security perimeter.

He slipped through the checkpoint around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Cst. Lillian Fitzpatrick with Peel police told our sister station Newstalk 1010, they found the man inside an Air Canada aircraft headed to Sao Paolo, Brezil.

He had a boarding pass and passport in hand - and it was deterimined there was no risk to public safety.

Air traffic resumed just before 1:00 a.m..


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  1. clint posted on 06/19/2014 02:28 PM
    So he was ON the plane... WiTH a boarding pass... and authorities think he breached security?....... I think security got caught napping..... and he is the scapegoat?
  2. clint posted on 06/19/2014 02:36 PM
    So he was ON the plane... WiTH a boarding pass... and authorities think he breached security?....... I think security got caught napping..... and he is the scapegoat?
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