A local civil rights attorney was arrested Saturday with a concealed weapon at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport.
Attorney David Malik says he recently took a target shooting class and forgot to remove the gun from his bag before traveling.
The following is a statement from Attorney David Malik regarding his recent arrest.
"I participated in a target shooting class recently with a certified CCW instructor and I simply forgot to remove it from my bag. I used the bag to pack for my trip. It was a stupid mistake."
Malik is known for representing families who have sued Cleveland Police.