Man caught with loaded gun at Richmond International Airport

(Photo: Transportation Security Administration)
(Photo: Transportation Security Administration)

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Transportation Security Administration officers found a 9 mm handgun among a Hanover County man’s carry-on items at a Richmond International Airport checkpoint Sunday.

The semi-automatic handgun was loaded with 15 bullets.

TSA officers immediately contacted the Richmond International Airport Police, who responded, confiscated the gun and issued the man two summonses on state weapons charges to appear in court.