Report: Police find loaded gun in woman’s purse at MYR

Report: Police find loaded gun in woman’s purse at MYR
Lori Kim White

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A Little River woman was arrested Thursday after police allegedly found a loaded gun in her carry-on bag at the Myrtle Beach International Airport.

Lori Kim White, 55, is charged with carrying a weapon in a restricted place.

According to an Horry County Police Department incident report, TSA agents found what appeared to be a firearm in White’s purse during the screening process.

White gave police consent to search her purse, the report states. A black Ruger LCP loaded with six rounds of .380 ammunition was found in the purse, according to police.

The report states White was issued a court date for June 12.

White has been released from jail on a $500 bond.

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