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TSA finds dagger hidden in hairbrush at Maui airport

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KAHULUI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Security officers confiscated a dagger hidden in a hairbrush at an airport in Hawaii this week.

The Transportation Security Administration wrote on their official blog that the weapon was disguised as the handle of a hairbrush.

The TSA said the weapon was confiscated at the Kahului Airport on Maui, but officials did not provide any additional details.

A similar weapon disguised in a brush was also confiscated this week at the airport in Phoenix, Arizona.

Related story: Gun in hollowed-out book, live grenade among items found at airports

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