Lee Chatfield

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One of Michigan’s top Republican lawmakers has been fined for bringing an unregistered gun to the airport. Rep. Lee Chatfield was caught with the gun at the Pellston Regional Airport in July.


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A top-ranking Republican in Michigan’s House will be issued a civil infraction for bringing an unregistered gun to the airport in July.

Representative Lee Chatfield of Levering apologized, saying he made an inexcusable mistake.

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A top-ranking Republican in the Michigan House will not face criminal charges after bringing an unregistered gun to the airport.

Representative Lee Chatfield of Levering says he accidentally brought the firearm to the Pellston Regional Airport in July.