Yorktown man cited after Norfolk airport TSA agents find loaded gun

Yorktown man cited after Norfolk airport TSA agents find loaded gun

Credit: TSA

TSA officers caught this handgun in a passenger’s carry-on baggage at Norfolk International Airport on Sunday, June 1.

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on June 2, 2014 at 4:16 PM

NORFOLK -- A Yorktown man was cited by police after Transportation Security Administration officers at Norfolk International Airport found a loaded gun in his carry-on bag Sunday. 

According to the TSA, as the man was passing through the airport checkpoint when an officer detected a handgun inside one of his carry-on bags. 

Police responded, confiscated the firearm and cited the man on a local weapons charge.

The gun was loaded with six rounds of ammunition, according to the TSA.

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