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-Loaded handgun stopped at Pittsburgh International Airport checkpoint

Nov 20, 2018 - ENP Newswire

PITTSBURGH - An Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, man was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) on Saturday, Nov. 17, when they detected a loaded handgun in the man's carry-on bag.

The Sewickley, Pennsylvania, resident was stopped at the checkpoint with the .380 caliber handgun, which was loaded with six bullets. It marked the 30th handgun stopped at one of the airport's checkpoints so far this calendar year. In 2017, TSA officer...