PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Transportation Security Administration said they found a firearm in the carry-on luggage of a male passenger flying from the Portland Jetport Thursday.

TSA discovered the .32 caliber Beretta firearm at the security checkpoint. TSA said the passenger was flying from Portland International Jetport (PWM) to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) on Thursday. TSA immediately notified local law enforcement, who then responded to the checkpoint.

TSA said it is the fourth weapon officials have found in carry-on luggage at Portland International Jetport this year.

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