Frenchman held after being found with weapon at Gatwick Airport

2015-11-14 18:32


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London - A 41-year-old Frenchman has been arrested at London Gatwick Airport, with a weapon that appeared to be a firearm, British police said in a statement on Saturday following the evacuation of a terminal.

"Personal items and what appears to be a firearm were recovered and have been removed for forensic examination.

"However, the viability of the weapon has yet to be established," Sussex police said in a statement.

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