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Two Men Arrested For Having Guns At Virginia Airports

Two Men Arrested For Having Guns At Virginia Airports

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Two Virginia airline passengers were arrested Friday after they brought handguns to airports. It happened in Henrico County and Lynchburg. Representatives of the Transportation Security Adminsitration arrested a Chesterfield County man who brought a loaded .22 caliber gun loaded with two rounds, plus additional ammunition, to Richmond International Airport. There was a separate incident involving a Bedford County resident with a loaded .45 caliber gun at Lynchburg Regional. In both cases, TSA officers detected the guns inside carry-on bags as they passed through X-ray machines.

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