A Kentucky woman has been cited after trying to bring a loaded gun onto a plane at a West Virginia airport.
The Transportation Security Administration says in a news release, that a TSA agent found this handgun in one of the woman’s carry-on bags at a security checkpoint on Monday at Tri-State Airport near Huntington.
TSA officers contacted airport police, who confiscated the gun and cited the woman on a state weapons charge.
The statement says the woman, a resident of Martin, Kentucky, forgot she had the gun with her.
T he woman’s name was not released.