Gun-shaped knife, batarang confiscated at BWI

Posted at 1:13 PM, Feb 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-23 17:59:06-05

TSA officials confiscated a knife with a gun-shaped handle inside a carry-on bag at Baltimore-Washington International airport this week.

The knife made it onto the Transportation Security Administration's popular Instagram feed, which showcases the many bizarre items discovered in carry-on luggage nationwide.

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A batarang letter opener--fit for a superhero--was also discovered at BWI this month.

TSA warns travelers to pack these items in checked luggage only.


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