NEWARK, N. J. – Police arrested a Pennsylvania man after they say he had a loaded gun in his backpack at Newark Liberty International Airport.
A Transportation Security Administration agent saw the gun on the X-ray at a checkpoint Monday. Authorities say the 30-year-old Christopher Brown of Morrisville, Pennsylvania, said that he had forgotten it was there.
Brown is charged with unlawful possession of a weapon. It is not known whether he has a lawyer.