DES MOINES, Iowa The Department of Homeland Security says TSA agents found a loaded gun at the Des Moines International Airport.
It happened Monday morning at 6:15. TSA agents found a .45 caliber firearm loaded with 12 rounds and an additional empty magazine in a carry-on bag during checkpoint screening.
Des Moines police took the weapon and cited the passenger on a local charge. The TSA did not release the name of passenger.
This is the third firearm discovered at the Des Moines Airport this year.