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Woman caught trying to bring gun on flight at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport

The woman from Tennessee had an unloaded .22-caliber handgun in her carry-on bag at the AVP.

AVOCA, Pa. — A woman was caught trying to bring a handgun onto an airplane at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport.

TSA officers say the woman from Tennessee had an unloaded .22-caliber handgun and a magazine with seven bullets in her carry-on bag.

Local police in Avoca were called in and officers confiscated those items.