Baltimore County man arrested for having a gun at BWI Airport

Posted at 11:41 AM, Jan 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-06 23:27:47-05

A Baltimore County man was arrested at BWI for having a gun Thursday.

TSA officers caught the Owings Mills resident trying to carry a handgun past a security checkpoint.

The .45 caliber semi-automatic handgun was not loaded.

The MDTA police removed the firearm and arrested the man on state weapons charges.

The man was scheduled to fly to Atlanta and said he was taking the gun to his mother’s house for safe-keeping.

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