Suspect in Los Angeles airport shooting in custody: police

November 1, 2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A suspect in a multiple-victim shooting incident at Los Angeles International Airport has been taken into custody and is the only suspect in the incident, a Los Angeles police spokeswoman said on Friday.

Police spokeswoman Officer Norma Eisenman said that the suspect was taken into custody after being "engaged by airport police," and that a bomb squad was carrying out a sweep of the area.

(Reporting by Tim Reid; Writing by Cynthia Johnston; Editing by Scott Malone)