Civic Center security find loaded gun in woman’s purse, woman cited

Published: Oct. 19, 2021 at 10:44 PM CDT
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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A woman was cited on Tuesday after she attempted to carry a loaded gun into the Civic Center.

A screening officer saw the revolver around 9:30 a.m. when a woman placed her purse in the x-ray machine. A Douglas County Sheriff Deputy was alerted to the Smith & Wesson.

They removed it from the purse and unloaded five .38 special cartridges from the cylinder. The woman was cited and released.

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