An accidental gunfire at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport caused chaos on Saturday, leading to a halt to departure flights.
“There was an accidental firing of a firearm near the main security checkpoint,” said Atlanta police sergeant. Jarius Daugherty said. “Officials are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.”
Details about the weapons removal were not disclosed.
Bruh it’s going on at the Atlanta airport now !!! pic.twitter.com/fA3QwszuRn
– JamariJonesATL (@JamariJones_ATL) 20 November 2021
Photo of the T-terminal to the weapon discharge:
Current view from inside the T-terminal at Atlanta Airport to “accidental dismissal” pic.twitter.com/1uONeCzJi9
– E Zeidler (@EmZeidler) 20 November 2021
Like clockwork, leftists used it as an opportunity to attack gun laws in Georgia.
GUN SHOTS Now at the Atlanta airport today caused mass panic among passengers who thought there was an active shooter.
– Daniel Newmaη (@DanielNewman) 20 November 2021
When it comes to gun laws, America is an embarrassment. https://t.co/zEa6TJMJcF
– Uly Siregar (sheknowshoney) 20 November 2021