Chicago Bound Woman Arrested for Packing Stun Gun, Knife

The woman had been scheduled to fly to Chicago

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012  |  Updated 10:05 AM CDT
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Chicago Bound Woman Arrested for Packing Stun Gun, Knife

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TSA agents detain a man at Philadelphia International Airport after a suspicious device was found in his carry-on luggage early Thursday.

A woman has been arrested on charges she brought a knife and stun gun in her carry-on luggage at a suburban New York airport. 

The TSA says the incident occurred on Saturday at the Westchester County Airport in White Plains.

The agency said Tuesday that officers spotted the contraband at the security check point. Police were notified and the items were confiscated.

The woman had been scheduled to fly to Chicago. She was arrested on a state charge. Her name and exact charge were not immediately available.

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