Man With Bag Full of Knives Arrested at JFK Airport

Timothy Schiavo Jr. was charged Saturday with two counts of criminal possession of a weapon

Sunday, Oct 20, 2013  |  Updated 11:12 AM CDT
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Man With Bag of Knives Arrested at JFK Airport

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Police say they found knives, scissors and lighters in the carry-on bag of a passenger at JFK

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A man was arrested at Kennedy Airport after authorities discovered a trench knife and several other blades in his carry-on bag.
 
Port Authority Police spokesman Joe Pentangelo says Timothy Schiavo Jr. was charged Saturday with two counts of criminal possession of a weapon.

  They say the 29-year-old man from Patchogue, N.Y., was also carrying several scissors, a number of lighters and matches. A trench knife has metal knuckles on the handle of the blade.
 
No phone number could be found for Schiavo. He was in custody Saturday and unavailable for comment.
 
 

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