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U.S. Rep. Victoria Spartz Charged for Carrying Gun in DC Airport

Victoria Spartz, the Republican U.S. Representative from Indiana’s fifth district currently running for reelection, has been charged after reportedly bringing a gun into a DC airport.

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority confirmed to FOX59/CBS4 on Monday afternoon that Spartz was charged last Friday, June 28, with a weapons violation at Dulles International Airport.

According to TSA, officers found a .380 caliber firearm in Spartz’ carry-on bag during screening. The gun was unloaded, officials said. The airport then took possession of the gun and Spartz was charged.

Read the rest of the story at Fox 59.

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The Government Technology & Services Coalition's Homeland Security Today (HSToday) is the premier news and information resource for the homeland security community, dedicated to elevating the discussions and insights that can support a safe and secure nation. A non-profit magazine and media platform, HSToday provides readers with the whole story, placing facts and comments in context to inform debate and drive realistic solutions to some of the nation’s most vexing security challenges.

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