BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Montgomery County man has been arrested after TSA officers at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport discovered a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag.
Airport officials say the .40 caliber handgun was loaded with 11 bullets, including one in the chamber.
It was detected inside his luggage by a TSA officer Monday during a checkpoint x-ray.
MTA police cited the man on weapons charges.
This is the 22nd gun caught at the airport’s checkpoint so far this year.