A 27-year-old San Jose man was arrested Friday night on suspicion of brandishing an unloaded gun at
The man, who had arrived at the airport from San Francisco, was taken into custody by airport police about 9 p.m., after witnesses spotted him removing the handgun from his checked luggage, said Sgt. Karla Ortiz, an assistant public information officer for the airport police.
"It scared a lot of people," Ortiz said. "The handgun was unloaded."
The airport was not evacuated.
Airport police will submit a crime report to the city attorney, who will then decide if charges should be filed, Ortiz said.
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