A 16-year-old boy was arrested after he was found carrying a loaded gun on an RTA bus Tuesday afternoon, New Orleans police said.

Someone called police about someone carrying a gun on a bus about 2 p.m.

Officers boarded the bus near Orleans and North Claiborne avenues and found the teen in possession of the gun, said Officer Frank Robertson, a Police Department spokesman.

The teen was arrested without incident and booked with carrying of a concealed firearm, Robertson said.

His name was not released because of his status as a juvenile.