TSA: Florida man’s gun found at Bradley security checkpoint

Hartford

We’re getting a look at the loaded gun that was seized at Bradley Airport on Thursday. 

Police say 74-year-old Charles Schultz, of Florida, was carrying the gun in his fanny pack along with 50 rounds of ammo.

Original Story: PD: Man arrested for attempting to bring loaded firearm through checkpoint at Bradley Airport

TSA Agents spotted it when the bag went through the x-ray machine. This is the fourth gun caught at Bradley’s checkpoints this year. 

Last year, more than 4,000 firearms were seized at airports nationwide. That’s a 7 percent jump from the year before.

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