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CBS News Releases Photo of LAX Shooting Suspect Paul Ciancia

CBS News has obtained the first picture of suspected LAX shooter Paul Ciancia. Ciancia, a Los Angeles resident who grew up in New Jersey, was taken in by the police in and currently remains in critical condition at a hospital.

This is the photo released by CBS News.

Both Ciancia’s brother and father said they received texts suggesting he was contemplating suicide. NBC News’ Pete Williams reported that Ciancia harbors “anti-government views” and he was reportedly carrying a note on him saying he “wanted to kill TSA and pigs.”

[photos via Flobrio, CBS News]

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