MacDill Air Force arrests heavily armed couple

Posted by Elizabeth Stewart - email

TAMPA, FL (WFLX) - A man and woman are in custody after they tried to enter MacDill Air Force base heavily armed. It happened early Monday night. The two tried to get onto the Air Force base but were not allowed when they didn't have proper I.D.

When security searched the car, they found military style gear and weapons. No explosives were found.

The names of the people have not been released. Officials with the the Airforce base say the incident is under investigation.

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