BOSTON (AP) — A woman with a loaded handgun in her carry-on bag was stopped at a security checkpoint at Logan International Airport in Boston on the day before Thanksgiving.
A Transportation Security Administration spokesperson in a tweet said the gun had five rounds when it was found in the bag on Wednesday.
State police were called and cited the woman on a state charge. Her name was not made public.
TSA officers have found 16 firearms at security checkpoints in Boston so far this year.