[UPDATED: 1:20 central]
ABC News in California is reporting that at least one person (now identified as a TSA agent) has been shot at the airport security checkpoint in Terminal 3 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), one of the busiest airports in the United States. The airport is one of the main hubs for trans-Pacific flights, and is located in the middle of the state with the strictest firearms restrictions in the entire United States. reports are coming in that there were three victims, and that the shooter is in custody. According to local TV news . . .
The shooter entered the airport wearing BDU pants and carrying an “assault rifle” and then opened fire targeting the TSA agents. Latest reports indicate that one TSA agent has died.
According to usatoday.com: “A suspect was taken into custody at Los Angeles International Airport Friday after a shooting at a Terminal 3 checkpoint left a TSA employee injured and produced “mutiple victims. ‘Suspect is now in custody. Multiple victims,’ LAX officials said in a tweet.” nbclosangeles.com reports that one TSAer is dead and another wounded.