Was This The Gun Waka Flocka Was Caught With At The Airport?
#TSACatch – This 5.7X28mm pistol was discovered in a carry-on bag today at the #Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson (#ATL) International Airport. It was loaded with 29 rounds plus one in the chamber. This could have been legally packed in checked baggage. Learn more about traveling with firearms at TSA.gov.
Was this the gun Waka Flocka was caught with during his arrest yesterday (Oct. 10)? According to TMZ, it is. The 28-year old rapper was caught with a firearm in his carry-on at the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, and it looks like the TSA may have shared a photo of the weapon in Instagram. Offering the details on the semi-automatic handgun, the TSA’s caption named the Atlanta airport as the location in which it was found. They also wrote that the 5.7X28mm pistol was loaded with 29 rounds at the time is was procured. The agency also pointed out that the gun “could have been legally packed in checked baggage,” urging their followers to research the TSA protocol on traveling with firearms. According to Waka’s momager Debra Antney, her son mistakenly grabbed a bag belonging to his wife Tammy Rivera and was unaware that the gun was on him.