Ex-Seahawks OT Duane Brown arrested on gun charges at airport

Free agent and former Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Duane Brown was arrested at LAX on gun charges.

Duane Brown, a former offensive tackle for the Seattle Seahawks, was detained on gun-related charges on Saturday, July 9 at the Los Angeles International Airport.

Around 2:00 p.m. PT, Brown was detained by Los Angeles police after it was claimed that he attempted to pass through TSA screening with a revolver concealed in his luggage

Police were summoned after the gun was discovered, according to TMZ's sources, who also claimed that it was not loaded.

Brown is accused of having a hidden handgun in his person.

Brown, a Virginia Tech product who was selected in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft, played almost all of his career with the Houston Texans.

The Seahawks extended Brown's contract for a period of three years and $34.5 million before the 2018 campaign began.

Brown was selected to the Pro Bowl five times (2012–2014, 2017, 2021), the All–Pro First team once (2012), and the All–Pro Second team twice throughout his fifteen-year career (2011, 2018).