CHICAGO, Nov. 23 (UPI) --
An American Airlines flight attendant was arrested Friday for allegedly trying to bring a gun onto a plane at O'Hare airport, Chicago police said.
Airline spokeswoman Mary Frances Fagan would confirm only that the woman was a 65-year-old flight attendant, the Chicago Tribune reported.
The gun was detected by an X-ray machine about 9:30 a.m., the Tribune said.
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