MOON TOWNSHIP (KDKA)- Transportation Safety Administration workers confiscated a loaded handgun at Pittsburgh International Airport.

The 36-year-old man was flying from Pittsburgh to Las Vegas.

TSA officials found a loaded, 9 gun in the carry-on luggage.

This is the first weapon found in carry-on luggage this year at Pittsburgh International.

Last year, TSA agents found 14 weapons in luggage.

The man carrying the gun could face a fine between $1,500 and $11,000.

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