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Authorities discovered a strange object inside a chicken. What would you think if you were a TSA officer and found something strange stuffed inside food? Is this something to expect because it’s unexpected? Is it something you would think about?
Mystery Object Found
When authorities discovered a strange object stored inside a chicken. No one would think about finding a gun stuffed in a chicken. This happened in Florida at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood international airport.
However, it’s not the first time the authorities confiscated guns from passengers’ belongings. In 2014, more than a thousand firearms were found among many passengers’ belongings. This happened at multiple airports across the world.
Most of the weapons were loaded. There were also replica weapons such as stun guns, tasers, and other dangerous objects discovered. This also happened the year before the dangerous firearms were reported to the security department. Do you ever wonder what happens after a gun has been discovered?
After Firearm Discovery
What happens afterward the strange items are found by TSA Officers? With many questions and concerns let’s look into it! After the authorities find a weapon within a carry-on bag, they report, investigated, and had excellent results.
The TSA officer’s job is to keep the passengers safe and remove dangerous items.
Detailing heavily impacts the results of the incident which helps inspectors fine leveling. The report documents precisely what the passenger stated. Any statements from that certain passenger could be anything even rude, crude, vulgar, and other disrespectful languages.
This information is very important to report the passenger response. As evidence for later if there a case is processed legally. The firearms are also collected by the inspectors, as it interferes with the screening.
Written by Tiffany Fleming
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