Florida Man Arrested With Loaded Gun in Briefcase at Midway

The gun was discovered by an X-ray machine at a security checkpoint


A Florida man was arrested with a loaded gun in his briefcase Saturday at Midway International Airport.

Kurt Young, 46, faces one misdemeanor count of carrying a concealed firearm at an airport, according to Chicago Police.

The loaded handgun was discovered in Young’s briefcase in an X-ray machine by the TSA at a security checkpoint, police said.

Young, of Tampa, Florida, posted bond and was released, police said. He is next scheduled to appear in court April 24.

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