Loaded Gun Discovered in Checked Bag at LAX

Ramp crews at LAX were in for a bit of a surprise yesterday when they picked up an unassuming duffel bag and a loaded gun tumbled from its unzipped pocket. How could a loaded gun make it through screening, you ask? According to a TSA spokesperson, they do not screen checked bags for firearms, only explosives. Though we’re sure the owner of the bag was thoroughly checked for bottles of liquid over 3 oz. …


 

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