LINTHICUM, Md. (WJZ) — A Baltimore County man was arrested after he was caught with a loaded handgun at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Transportation Security Administration officers spotted the 9mm handgun and 10 bullets inside his carry-on bag in the X-ray machine Sunday.READ MORE: Second Alarm Dwelling Fire In Southeast Baltimore
Maryland Transportation Authority Police was notified and confiscated the Cockeysville man’s firearm.
He told authorities he forgot he had his loaded gun with him.READ MORE: Caught On Camera: Baltimore County Officer Rescues Ducklings In White Marsh
He now faces a still financial penalty.
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