Customs and Border Protection
The planes had arrived two days apart from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
CBP officers noticed the handle rails of her luggage weren’t working properly, officials said.
Global Gateway Alliance recommends effective automated customs kiosks for all international terminals at New York area airports.
Crystal Nurse, a 33-year-old from Brooklyn, was returning from Port of Spain in Trinidad and Tobago. She was arrested and turned over to Port Authority Police.