Florida man caught twice with taking loaded gun to airport
TSA stops same man twice in 21 days
ORLANDO, Fla. – A Florida man has been arrested for the second time this month for trying to take a loaded gun through a TSA checkpoint.
TSA officials said the unidentified man was arrested at Syracuse Hancock International Airport on Thursday after he was caught at a checkpoint with a loaded gun in his luggage.
TSA spokeswoman Lisa Farbstein tweeted a picture of the gun and bullets. She said the same man was caught 21 days ago with a different loaded gun at another airport in upstate New York.
In both incidents, officials said the man claimed he didn’t know he had a loaded gun with him.
Florida man was arrested at @SyracuseAirport today after #TSA caught him with a loaded gun at the checkpoint. Can you believe that he was caught 21 days ago with a different loaded gun at @FLYIthaca. Both times he claimed he did not know he had a loaded gun with him. Seriously?! pic.twitter.com/uIyNxJHbId— TSAmedia_LisaF (@TSAmedia_LisaF) November 27, 2019
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