86-year-old woman arrested in Westport

Police say the woman brought a BB gun to a town meeting on gun control.

Police say the woman brought a BB gun to a town meeting on gun control. (1/10/13)

WESTPORT - Westport police say an 86-year-old woman is facing breach of peace charges for bringing a BB gun to a town meeting on gun control.

They say longtime town activist Estelle Margolis told them she brought the weapon to Tuesday's meeting.

She told police she did it to make a point about how easy it is to get firearms.
 

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