Man caught with loaded handgun at NN/Williamsburg Airport

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Williamsburg man was caught with a loaded handgun in his carry-on luggage at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport Thursday.

The gun was detected by TSA security as the man was passing through an airport checkpoint.

Airport police took possession the gun and ammo, and cited the man with a state weapons charge.

More information on how to safely travel with a firearm can be found on the TSA website.

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