Bomb threat call at LAX being investigated by authorities
"At approximately 2:05 p.m., Los Angeles Airport Police responded to a report of telephonic bomb threat," Sgt. Belinda Nettles said. The Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating. The Los Angeles Police Bomb Squad and Los Angeles Fire Department are on the scene.
LAX officials have blocked off a portion of the roadway around the airport.
No other information was immediately available.
-- Richard Winton
Photo: Authorities are investigating a bomb threat at Los Angeles International Airport. Credit: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times