LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Actor Jack Scalia was arrested after security screeners at LAX found an unloaded handgun in his carry-on bag, authorities said.
Scalia was taken into custody about 1 p.m. Thursday by Los Angeles police officers in LAX’s Terminal Seven, according to LAPD Sgt. Belinda Nettles.
Scalia, 61, was charged with possession of a concealed handgun and was booked into the LAPD’s 77th Division Jail by airport police, Nettles said.
He was released from jail at 5:29 a.m. today, according to Los Angeles County sheriff’s online booking records. He posted $10,000 bail.
Scalia had recurring roles in the TV hits “Dallas” and “All My Children.’