Boxer Guerrero arrested on gun charge

March 28, 2013 at 3:15 PM

NEW YORK, March 28 (UPI) -- Boxer Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero was arrested in New York on gun possession charges after attempting to board a plane to Las Vegas with a handgun, police said.

Guerrero, 30, who is scheduled to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. in Las Vegas on May 4, was arrested Thursday morning with an unloaded .40-caliber semi-automatic weapon at John F. Kennedy International Airport as he attempted to catch a Delta Air Lines flight, the New York Post reported.

He was taken to a Port Authority police station within the airport complex, the New York Daily News said.

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