Sticky-Fingered Ramp Rats Busted at JFK Steph Spencer September 2 New York, News, Transportation © Steve James Seven baggage handlers, or “ramp rats” as they are nicknamed, have been arrested for theft after items kept going missing from passengers luggage. All of the men were employed by airline El Al at New York’s JFK airport, and one of the baggage handlers was even wearing a stolen watch when he was arrested. An investigation was launched after thousands of dollars or electronics, jewelry and other valuables were reporting missing from luggage. Find out more about this on News.com.au Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Let\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... *Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA. − 3 = Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.