Woman Arrested At Philadelphia Airport Carrying Loaded Gun and Knife

Kathryn_SpiropoulosThis is Kathryn Spiropoulos, a 53-year-old woman from Ewing, New Jersey. On Wednesday morning at 6:50 a.m., say police, Spiropoulos showed up at Philadelphia International Airport carrying a loaded gun and knife.

According to a statement released by the Philadelphia Police Department on Wednesday afternoon, TSA agents found the following in her purse: a .45-caliber Glock semi-automatic handgun, which contained a magazine loaded with ten rounds, and a “credit card shaped object that folded into a knife,” presumably something like this.

The statement goes on to say that Spiropoulos does not have a carry permit. She was arrested and charged with firearms violations.

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  • Chris GotGame Garwood


  • Political Atheist aka Javaman

    moron with a gun

  • DL1101

    I can’t wait to hear her say, “OMG I forgot I had that”

    • Alex Yamach

      Yeah they always lie and say that.

  • elless8

    Another responsible gun owner…

  • Alex Yamach

    A great to “get even” with someone who screwed you is to place a weapon or explosives in their luggage before they go to the airport.

    • SC

      I was thinking the same thing. I grew up with Kathy (although I haven’t seen her in 15 or so years). I am floored. She is very quiet, intelligent and straight. I can’t see her being that stupid to try to sneak a 45 onto a plane. Her ex husband is an AH from a family of AHs, but I can’t even see any of them doing this. If they did, it would be beyond cruel. Of course – anyone can “snap”.

  • ChaCha

    What? We aren’t suppose to carry a loaded gun around in our pocketbooks? #ooops

  • Freaked out

    It’s really surreal. Knowing Kathy makes this hard to believe, but no one does this accidentally in this political atmosphere. We all know how strict the airport is…it’s sad. A life ruined…