San Francisco 49ers Linebacker Arrested at LAX After Allegedly Making Threats

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after he allegedly became argumentative with a screening agent and made comments suggesting he had a bomb, police said.

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San Francisco 49s linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested for reportedly suggesting he had a bomb at Los Angeles International Airport (Credit: Marcio Jose Sanchez / Associated Press / September 22, 2013)

Aldon Jacarus Ramon Smith, 24, was transported to Los Angeles Police Department‘s Pacific Division on the Westside, where he was booked on suspicion of making a false report of a bomb threat.

Smith was randomly selected for a secondary screening about 2 p.m. at Terminal 1 when he “became belligerent and uncooperative with the process,” said airport police Sgt. Karla Ortiz.

Smith then made a comment to the Transportation Security Administration agent “indicating he was in possession of a bomb before proceeding towards the gate area,” Ortiz said.

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