Elderly man arrested after a gun was found in carry-on luggage

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This Jennings J-22 firearm was discovered by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the carry-on luggage of a 76-year-old passenger flying from Chicago Midway International Airport to Bradley International Airport earlier today. When discovered, TSA immediately notified local law enforcement, who responded and arrested the man on local criminal charges.

This is the fourth weapon to be discovered in carry-on luggage at Chicago Midway this calendar year.

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