A North Naples lady was arrested Wednesday after airport safety at Southwest Florida Worldwide Airport discovered her deceased husband’s gun in her bag throughout a baggage screening.

Jannine Wagner, fifty five, faces a felony cost of carrying a hid weapon (unlicensed firearm), in accordance with a Lee County Port Authority Police Division arrest report.

She was booked on the Lee County Jail and launched early Thursday after posting the $5,000 bond, on-line arrest data state. 

Officers responded to the screening space on the D concourse at RSW round 10:20 a.m., the place they discovered “what seemed to be a firearm on the X-ray machine” at one of many screening lanes, the arrest report states. 

When officers requested who the bag belonged to, Wagner advised them it was hers, in response to the report. Officers then took her to the personal screening space and requested her if she was conscious what was within the bag.

“She said that it was her deceased husband’s bag however her daughter packed the bag,” the report states.

Wagner informed officers her husband had a hid weapons allow and had firearms, so “she is assuming that was what’s within the bag,” in accordance with the report.

When officers searched the bag they discovered a loaded Springfield XD 9mm three.three pistol within the aspect pocket, the report states. The gun had no spherical chambered. 

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