Kyle Busch Brought Gun To Mexico, NASCAR Star Now Faces Prison Time

NASCAR driver Kyle Busch apparently brought a handgun with him to Mexico during a vacation last month, which resulted in him being detained.

  • The gun was discovered Jan. 27 at a terminal for private flights at Airport Cancun International as the Busch family was returning from vacation.
  • Busch says he accidentally brought the gun south of the border during a vacation with wife Samantha and forgot it was in his bag.
  • The Public Ministry of the Attorney General of the Republic in Quintana Roo has reportedly obtained a conviction of three years and six months in prison and a fine of roughly $1,082.
  • Busch says he has a valid concealed carry permit and adhere to all handgun laws but made a mistake “by forgetting it was in my bag.