A Transportation Security Administration officer was killed after a gunman armed with a high-powered rifle opened fire at the Los Angeles International Airport this morning around 10 AM. Several others are reported to be wounded.
Flights have been grounded and traffic is stopped in and around LAX.
LAPD officials confirmed around 10:30 that the suspect was in custody, there is no known motive for the shooting.
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Ben Bergman, KPCC reporter
Brian Watt, KPCC reporter
Mark Duell, Vice President of Operations, Flight Aware
Corey Moore, KPCC reporter
Velva Roland, Eyewitness
Todd Freedman, Eyewitness
Erroll Southers, Adjunct Professor of Homeland Security and Public Policy Associate Director, Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events (CREATE), University of Southern California
Glenn Winn, Aviation Security Consultant with 35 years experience in Airline Security; Instructor, University of Southern California
Brian Michael Jenkins, Terrorism Expert and Senior Advisor to the President of the Rand Corporation