The two Transportation Security Administration screeners at Denver International Airport fired for engaging in what one confessed was a groping conspiracy are both in their 20s, both with clean criminal records, and both are refusing to discuss the bizarre conspiracy that got them fired.
Law enforcement and TSA sources identify the fired male TSA agent as Ty Spicha, 27, and the female agent as Yasmeen Shafi, 22. Neither has responded to calls, emails, text messages or personal visits from CBS4 to discuss the “pat downs for pleasure” that cost them their jobs and triggered a national uproar.
Both Shafi and Spicha’s Facebook pages were taken down after CBS4 began trying to contact them.
Spicha and Shafi were terminated earlier this year after TSA officials concluded the pair were manipulating screening systems at DIA so that Spicha — who is originally from Nebraska — could fondle male passengers who he found “attractive.”