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Shooting at LAX: UPDATE: Suspected gunman identified as 23-year-old Paul Anthony Ciancia

By Sherry Harowitz

At about 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time, a shooter opened fire in Terminal 3 at Los Angeles International Airport. A TSA agent has died of gunshot wounds. The gunman, at first reported dead, is apparently in custody and his condition is not clear. Six others are reportedly wounded.

Latest report from Reuters here

Earlier reports:

"A  Transportation Security Administration agent and a suspect were wounded in a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday morning, sources told the Los Angeles Times."

Local ABC affiliate reporting that "One suspect was wounded and taken into custody, according to a broadcast report."

The full details of how many shot unclear, but CNBC reporting that federal officials say the incident has ended.

 

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