AK-47 parts found at airport
POSTED: Saturday, August 6, 2011 - 8:00am
UPDATED: Saturday, August 6, 2011 - 8:04am
NBC NEWS — Police in Florida are investigating after parts of an assault rifle were found in an airport bathroom.
A janitor at Tampa International Airport found components of an AK-47 at the bottom of a trash can in the women's bathroom.
Police are now working to determine where the parts came from and why someone put them there.
Airport police say the bathroom is located in a section of the airport visitors enter before reaching the TSA checkpoint.
The parts could not have been used to make a firearm.