The suspect in Friday morning’s Los Angeles International Airport shooting has been named. According to NBC News, the man in police custody has been identified as Paul Anthony Ciancia, a 23-year-old reportedly from Pennsville, N.J.
According to early reports, the shooter was a former TSA agents; but such details have since gone unconfirmed. After shooting at least three people inside the airport, police engaged him and took him into custody.
Here’s the NBC News tweet breaking the news:
Federal officials: suspect arrested in LAX shooting is 23-year-old Paul Anthony Ciancia, a US citizen & LA-area resident – @PeteWilliamsNBC
— NBC Nightly News (@nbcnightlynews) November 1, 2013
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