According to federal law enforcement source, the FBI is investigating how the stun gun got aboard a Jet Blue flight.There are security concerns after a stun gun was found aboard a flight that landed at Newark Liberty International Airport Friday.
A Striker 1800 stun gun was obtained by FOX 5 News and according to sources was found by a cleaning crew inside the back pocket of a seat on board Jet Blue flight 1179.
The plane had just arrived from Boston and all of the passengers were of the plane.
Jet Blue and the Port Authority say the cleaning crew called the PA Police and the Transportation Safety Administration was also notified.
Sources say they suspect that the stun gun got through screening at Logan Airport in Boston.
FOX 5 News contacted Jet Blue who confirmed the information and said it is cooperating with the investigation.
Investigators are trying to find the identity everyone who had access to the seat pocket where the stun gun was found.