NORFOLK -- A Yorktown man was cited by police after Transportation Security Administration officers at Norfolk International Airport found a loaded gun in his carry-on bag Sunday.

According to the TSA, as the man was passing through the airport checkpoint when an officer detected a handgun inside one of his carry-on bags.

Police responded, confiscated the firearm and cited the man on a local weapons charge.

The gun was loaded with six rounds of ammunition, according to the TSA.

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