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TODAY   |  September 11, 2013

Former TSA screener arrested for airport threats

A former TSA employee at Los Angeles International Airport was arrested Tuesday night for allegedly leaving a suspicious package at the agency’s headquarters and phoning in false threats.

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>> a screener at los angeles international airport was arrested overnight and charged with make threats against the airport. the 29-year-old man re-signed tuesday from the tsa job from which he was recently suspended. he then allegedly left a suspicious package at the agency's los angeles airport headquaters which turned out to contain a letter of complaint. he is believed to be the man that phone the tsa urging officials to evacuate airport terminals. they were cleared but no threat was