Alexandria man cited for bringing gun through Dulles security
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- (Photo: ICE Homeland Security Investigations | Date: Dec. 13, 2009)
An Alexandria man was cited Monday for trying to bring a loaded handgun through a security checkpoint at Dulles International Airport.
The TSA stated the man, bound for Paris, tried to bring a loaded 9 mm Beretta handgun through security in his carry-on luggage.
The man was cited on a local weapons charge.
Firearms aren’t allowed in carry-on bags but are permitted in checked luggage if the weapon is unloaded, properly packed and declared to the airline.