Newport News woman stopped at Richmond International Airport checkpoint with loaded gun

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — TSA officers stopped a woman from carrying a loaded gun onto a plane at Richmond International Airport on Monday.

The 9 millimeter pistol was found with five bullets, including one in the chamber.

The woman arrested faces weapons charges and a stiff civil penalty.

This is the seventh gun confiscated at RIC this year.

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