City councilor admits taking gun to airport

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email
Montrose city councilor Kathy Ellis says she made a mistake when she took a gun to an airport.

Photo Courtesy: cityofmontrose.org

MONTROSE, Colo. (AP) Montrose city councilor Kathy Ellis says she made a mistake when she took a gun to an airport.

According to the Montrose Daily Press, Ellis was traveling with her husband to a convention in Las Vegas on Monday and forgot to take her gun out of her purse. Ellis has a concealed carry permit.

Ellis was not arrested, but the Montrose County Sheriff's Office has referred the matter to the district attorney's office for possible prosecution.


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