United States: Tourist from N.C. arrested for illegally carrying gun in New York

Posted on April 24, 2013 • Filed under: Tourist Arrested, Tourist Stories, United-States

According to myfoxny.com, “Police say a man who placed a pistol under a cushion in the lobby of a New York City hotel has been arrested. Bobby Glen Jackson was arrested in Fayetteville, N.C. He’s set to be brought to New York next week to face charges of criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment. A relative told The New York Times Jackson tucked the pistol under the cushion simply because he was rushing to get back to his tour group.” Read Article

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