Gun in toys at RI airport was 'custody dispute'
Officials: Gun parts in stuffed animals found at RI airport related to custody dispute
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) ' Rhode Island airport officials say a man whose child unknowingly had gun parts and ammunition hidden inside stuffed animals in his carry-on bag was involved in a custody dispute.
Authorities say federal transportation agents found the items Monday when the man and his 4-year-old went through security at T.F. Green Airport. The man said he didn't know the items were there.
An airport spokeswoman says he was detained for three hours and let go. He continued traveling Tuesday.