Unconfirmed terrorist threat to Los Angeles transit system station causes increased security

Posted at 6:34 PM, Dec 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-05 21:34:34-05

Authorities are increasing security at transit stations in Los Angeles as a precaution after receiving a terror threat that has not yet been confirmed, ABC7 in Los Angeles reported.

Officials received a phone threat about the Red Line Universal City station, ABC7 learned.

The FBI, LAPD and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department are providing more information at a 6 p.m. news conference.