Passenger busted with loaded pistol at Boise Airport

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- A passenger was caught carrying a loaded gun through security at the Boise Airport.

The Transportation Safety Administration said Thursday that a passenger was caught with a loaded .45 Springfield semi-automatic pistol in their carry on luggage for a flight headed to Salt Lake City.

This is the fourth firearm discovered by TSA screening officials this year. The passenger, who was not identified, received a citation.