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LAX Shooter's Note Said He Wanted To 'Kill TSA'

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Delayed passengers and others wait behind police lines after a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on November 1, 2013. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images) | Getty

LOS ANGELES — LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police and paramedics surrounded a terminal on Friday at Los Angeles International Airport because of a reported shooting.

Witness Brian Keech said he heard "about a dozen gunshots" from inside the security gate at Terminal 3.

Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey said emergency crews have responded to a multi-patient incident.

The incident was reported after 9:30 a.m.

There was no immediate word of any injuries, but television images showed two people being wheeled away by firefighters. Triage stations also were seen.

No other details were immediately available.

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