CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County prosecutors have offered serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman a plea deal for several charges against her, dating back to 2018 when she snuck on a flight to London.
At a court hearing on Thursday, Hartman’s attorneys told a judge they need more time to discuss the plea offer with her. They’re due back in court on Nov. 19.READ MORE: Water Pressure Falls To Half Normal Levels Amid Ongoing Water Crisis In Dixmoor
Hartman, 69, has been arrested numerous times at O’Hare, Midway and other airports across the country, trying to sneak onto planes. Hartman said she has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.READ MORE: Chicago Police Restrict Time Off For Officers; Unclear If Order Is Related To Battle Between City Hall, FOP Over COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
Her latest arrest came in March, when she was able to sneak away from a halfway house in March to go to O’Hare International Airport.
That was just two days after her exclusive interview with CBS 2’s Brad Edwards. Hartman said she believes she has bypassed airport security and slipped onto about 30 flights over two decades.MORE NEWS: Artist Nate Baranowski Uses Chalk Art To Bring Halloween Festivity To Howard Street In Rogers Park