Comedy King Jerry Lewis Detained After Bringing Gun Into Airport

July 30, 2008

Legendary American comedian Jerry Lewis had to be detained by authorities at a Las Vegas airport, after a gun was found in his bag.Las Vegas (ChattahBox) – Legendary American comedian Jerry Lewis had to be detained by authorities at a Las Vegas airport, after a gun was found in his bag.

Jerry Lewis was on his way through the security checkpoint at the McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas when he was stopped by authorities.

This was due to an unloaded gun that was found in one of his bags he was taking.

Jerry Lewis was on his way to a performance he was set to do in Michigan.

The gun was taken away from the 82-year old comedian, who was later released by authorities.

The gun was registered to him, but will not be released back to him unless he goes to court.

His manager has stated that the gun was simply a prop, which was hollow, and used on his show.


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