Phila. Airport baggage handlers arrested for theft

November 5, 2010 3:35:36 PM PDT
Four baggage handlers have been arrested for allegedly stealing from passengers' luggage at Philadelphia International Airport.

Arrested were Jermaine Clore, 37, of the 2800 block of N. Franklin Street in Philadelphia; Andre Cooper, 33, of the 200 block of Roberta Avenue in Philadelphia; Jason Marquis, 32, of the 100 block of Woodview Lane in Media, Pa.; and Victor Soler, 45, of the unit block of Providence Avenue in Doylestown, Pa.

The four were arrested on Thursday and were each charged with eight counts of theft and related offenses.

Police say they stole from luggage belonging to passengers of American Airlines.

All four were employed by American, police said.