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TSA confiscates loaded handgun at Chattanooga airport

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A loaded .32 Seecamp handgun was found by the TSA in a passenger's carry-on luggage Sunday. TSA photo A loaded .32 Seecamp handgun was found by the TSA in a passenger's carry-on luggage Sunday. TSA photo
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) - The TSA confiscated a loaded gun from a passenger's carry-on luggage Sunday evening at the Chattanooga airport.

A spokesperson for the Transportation Security Administration said they found it in the carry-on bag of a 65-year-old man flying from Chattanooga to Charlotte.

The gun is a .32 made by L.W. Seecamp Co., Inc.

Local law enforcement responded to the checkpoint.
 
This is the eighth weapon to be found in a carry-on bag at the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport this year.

TSA may fine these offenders up to $11,000 for bringing a firearm to a security checkpoint.
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