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United States

23 November 2004

Sun-Sentinel (Florida)

An 80-year-old woman was arrested this morning at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport while she reportedly was carrying a hollowed-out book with a gun concealed in it. News partner NBC 6 reported that the woman, who was traveling to the Bahamas, was taken into custody at an airport security checkpoint. The woman reportedly denied knowing anything about the gun and said that she was taking the book to read. The gun was not loaded, but the woman was also... (

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