TSA officers stop woman who had bejeweled lipstick stun gun at Detroit Metropolitan airport

MASON, Mich. (WXYZ) - TSA officers stopped a woman at Detroit Metropolitan Airport Sunday night after a checkpoint X-ray spotted something suspicious in her baggage.

Upon further inspection, officers discovered a pink lipstick stun gun in the woman's baggage.

TSA contacted Wayne County Airport Police and the weapon was confiscated.

The woman was allowed to take her flight to Fort Lauderdale, without the weapon. She was cited for a local charge.

The TSA is reminding all passengers that weapons are not permitted on board airplanes.

Passengers could face criminal charges if they disregard the rules.

The TSA is advising passengers to look through their baggage before coming to the airport to make sure there are no prohibited items.

You can check on the TSA’s homepage for a list of prohibited items. Visit www.tsa.gov for more information.