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Screeners have found 5 guns this year at Salt Lake airport

Screeners have found 5 guns this year at Salt Lake airport

By Bob Mims
The Salt Lake Tribune

Published Feb 29, 2012 05:07PM MDT

Transportation Security Administration officers have seized five firearms during routine screening of carry-on luggage at Salt Lake City International Airport so far this year.
The most recent incident occurred Tuesday afternoon when a male passenger traveling to Las Vegas was found to have a .22-caliber pistol and ammunition in a bag he intended to take onto his flight. The 31-year-old Morgan resident was arrested and booked into Salt Lake County jail on one misdemeanor airport weapons violatio...

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