You might remember David Henrie aka Justin Russo, from Wizards of Waverly Place. It turns out that the actor was recently in trouble for bringing in a loaded handgun at the Los Angeles International airport, reports say. According to Variety, the handgun was discovered by TSA officers checking his luggage.
A public information officer told the outlet that Henrie was arrested around 9:05 am on September 10, at terminal 2 of the airport. After being booked into the Los Angeles Police Department’s Pacific Division Jail, he was released with a court hearing. Reports said that Henrie was carrying an M&P Shield 9mm pistol.
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The actor posted a statement through his social media account, apologising to his fans for the incident. He said that his carrying the weapon was ‘unintentional’ and that he is a legal owner of it. The Gun was registered under his name, say reports.
Actor David Henrie arrives at the premiere of "Kick-Ass" in Hollywood, California on April 13, 2010. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS
Henrie became popular thanks to his work on the sitcom Wizards of Waverly Place, where he starred beside Selena Gomez, who was his sister on-screen. Besides the Disney Channel show, he has also made cameo appearances in a couple of other TV shows such as House, How I Met Your Mother, and Arrested Development.