By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A King of Prussia woman is facing charges for trying to bring a loaded gun through security at Philadelphia International Airport. On Thursday, TSA officers confiscated the 9mm handgun, which was loaded with eight bullets.

TSA Officers Confiscate Loaded Handgun From Woman At Philadelphia International Airport

Authorities said the passenger told them she forgot she had the gun with her.

This is the 27th gun detected by TSA officers at the airport so far this year.