Dominion Post photo by William Wotring Confiscated items from the Morgantown Municipal Airport are displayed.

Dominion Post photo by William Wotring
Confiscated items from the Morgantown Municipal Airport are displayed.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) modeled a colorful selection of confiscated weapons brought in by travelers over the past six months at the Morgantown Municipal Airport on Aug. 23.

“We’re seeing an increase in the number of prohibited items that people are bringing to airport checkpoints nationwide, including here at Morgantown,” public affairs manager of TSA Office of Strategic Communications and Public Affairs Lisa Farbstein said.

A loaded gun, barbecue pitchfork, gardening tool, rock pick and floral hammer were among the most unique weapons on display, accompanied by a variety of knives…