Police: Lake Milton man had gun in bag at Cleveland Hopkins Airport

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Christopher Ryan, charged with carrying a concealed weapon in Cleveland. He's from Lake Milton.

A Lake Milton man is facing a felony weapons charge in Cleveland after he was accused of having a gun in a carry-on bag at Cleveland Hopkins Airport. 

Christopher J. Ryan is charged with carrying a concealed weapon.

Ryan was arrested at the airport on March 11 after a TSA officer reported finding the loaded gun in his carry-on bag.

Ryan told Cleveland police officers that he went shooting with his daughter the day before and forgot the gun was in his bag, according to a police report. Police said he does not have a CCW permit. 

The FBI was then called to the scene to interview Ryan. 

Ryan’s case has been bound over to a Cuyahoga County grand jury. He’s out on $5,000 bond. 

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