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Off-Duty Cop Detained After Gun Discovered in Carry-On

Off-Duty Cop Detained After Gun Discovered in Carry-On
Ryan Boyd

According to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), lax security at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is to blame for a handgun being left in off-duty Santa Monica police officer Noell Grant’s carry-on luggage, which led to the passenger being detained by security after landing in Taiwan. The firearm was a personal item, not police-issued.

Lt. Saul Rodriguez of the Santa Monica Police Department confirmed that Grant would not be able to depart from Taiwan until the issue had been satisfactorily resolved.

To read more on this story, go to The Washington Post.

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