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Man to plead guilty to killing TSA agent at Los Angeles airport

Man to plead guilty to killing TSA agent at Los Angeles airport

Paul Ciancia, the gunman whose 2013 rampage at Los Angeles International Airport left a Transportation Security Administration officer dead, has agreed to plead guilty, according to court papers filed Thursday.

In a plea agreement that Ciancia signed on Aug. 30, he agreed to enter a guilty plea to 11 felony charges, including the murder of a federal officer, during the Nov. 1, 2013, attack in which he opened fire with a semiautomatic rifle in the airport’s busy Terminal 3.

Ciancia admitted to killing Gerardo Hernandez and to the attempted murder of two other TSA officers who were working in the airport.

As part of the plea deal,...

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