NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The TSA is sending out a friendly reminder that guns, even antique ones, aren’t allowed in carry on bags.
The TSA tweeted this picture of the firearm with a little cowboy on top, found in a traveler’s carry-on bag at Newark International Airport.READ MORE: NYPD: Familial DNA Search Identified Joseph Martinez As Suspect In Cold Case Murder Of Bronx Teen Minerliz Soriano
“A traveler out of @EWRairport had this fabulous antique firearm in a carry-on bag yesterday, but no guns are allowed in carry-on bags,” the security agency tweeted. “When given options by @TSA on how to resolve the situation, the passenger opted to put it in a checked bag. Perfect resolution to the dilemma!”READ MORE: Paterson, N.J. Doubling Down On Vaccination Efforts As Omicron Variant Inches CloserCNN's Chris Cuomo Suspended Indefinitely Over Extent Of Help To His Brother During Scandal
The traveler was allowed to travel on to their destination.