At 11:10 on June 12, the Hefei Airport police station received a security alarm that a passenger had carried bullets through the security inspection. After investigation, the passenger who was flying from Hefei to Bangkok by flight 9C8537 at Hefei Xinqiao Airport on the same day. The police seized three live ammunitions with diameters of 11mm from a passenger who was flying from Hefei to Bangkok.
It is understood that the man had picked up the bullets these three bullets while fishing at a river. He had never seen live bullets before and took the bullets with him out of curiosity . He was placed under administrative detention for 5 days and listed under restricted civil aircrafts for a period of one year.