LAX Shooting: TSA Agent, Alleged Gunman Injured

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Authorities have confirmed that a shooting took place this morning inside Los Angeles International Airport.

While details are still coming in, here is what we know at the moment:

According to airport spokeswoman Nancy Suey Castles, the incident began around 9:30 a.m. at Terminal 3, as one witness tells CNN he heard a "popping sound and everybody was diving for cover" while he waited to board his Virgin Air flight.

LAX shooting pic

"The TSA said there was a shooting in the terminal and [to] evacuate the building," Robert Perez tells CNN, adding that passengers boarded a bus and were taken to a different terminal.

Tory Bellecci from Mythbusters was also on the premises and Tweeted that he heard gunshots and that everyone started running.

TV footage depicts officers swarming the airport while others are being treated by paramedics.

The Los Angeles Times, meanwhile, reports that at least one TSA agent and the suspect himself have been wounded in the attack.

We'll have more information on this alarming story as news breaks throughout the day.

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You are extremely right !!! Joy .... the killing of any tsasholes or criminal regimers is national defense at its finest !!! Keep up the good work !!!

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@ Texas BOB

Just think of i as a drone strike .... and relax.

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Annoying dumbass with the caps lock!

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@ Kyl

K Y ??? ISN'T THAT THE LUBRICANT HOMOS USE !! YES !!! YOU'RE DOING A FINE JOB, K Y !!! THAT'WS A DIRTY JOB, BUTT SOMETHINGS GOTTA DO .... K Y KEEPS THINGS MOVIN' !!!!

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THE CUMULATIVE CRIMES OF THESE NIGGERS AND JEWS LAUGHINGLY CALLED "TSA" (TOTALLY SICK ANIMALS) -WHICH INCLUDE : CONSPIRACY - FELONY ASSAULT - ROBBERY - MOLESTATION - SEXUAL BATTERY - FALSE ARREST --- ILLEAGAL SEACH AND SEIZURE - AND CRIME AGINST HUMANITY .... UNDER DIRECTION OF THE SERIES OF EXTREMELY CRIMINAL REGIMES ..... COULD NOT BUT , SPARK MILITIAMEN TO ACTION OF A ESCALARTNG KIND !!!!!

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@ (((@)))+JOY

GOOD ! shooting there , miltia rileman !!!

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@ (((@)))+JOY

Forget your psych meds today or have you built up a tolerance & they just won't work anymore?

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this won't frighten me off, lunatics are everywhere, folks!!