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Playboy Playmate Shanna McLaughlin arrested in Fla. on gun charge

DALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 04: Shanna Mclaughlin attends the Bud Light Hotel Playboy Party with performances by Snoop Dogg, Warren G and Flo Rida on February 4, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. Photo by Jordan Strauss/Getty Images for Bud Light)

Playboy Playmate Shanna McLaughlin arrested in Fla. on gun charge
Playboy Playmate Shanna McLaughlin
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(CBS/AP) ORLANDO, Fla. - Playboy Playmate Shanna McLaughlin is in trouble after police say she tried to bring a .45 caliber revolver loaded with six hollow-point bullets through an Orlando airport security checkpoint in a duffel bag.

Pictures: Playboy Playmate Shanna McLaughlin

Thank God she didn't try to bring any hairspray or over 3.4 ounces of liquid!

The 26-year-old model, perhaps better known to many as Playboy Playmate of the Month for July 2010, was arrested Monday and charged with carrying a firearm in a place prohibited by law.

A police report says McLaughlin, who was heading to Los Angeles, told officers the gun belonged to her boyfriend. She claims she didn't know it was in her bag. She also has a permit to carry a concealed weapon but didn't have it on her.

  • Casey Glynn

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