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Passenger arrested with concealed dagger at LAX checkpoint

TSA agents confiscated a dagger with a 3.5 inch blade in a carry-on bag at Los Angeles International Airport Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. (Transportation Security Administration)

October 15, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A passenger was arrested Sunday for carrying a dagger with a 3.5-inch blade through a screening checkpoint at Los Angeles International Airport.

TSA agents confiscated the dagger that was in a carry-on bag at LAX Terminal 2.

The unidentified passenger had a ticket for a TACA Airlines flight from Los Angeles to San Salvador.