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TSA workers at LVIA observe moment of silence for LAX agent

Published On: Nov 08 2013 05:13:13 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 08 2013 06:36:13 PM EST

Workers at Lehigh Valley International Airport held a moment of silence this afternoon in honor of the TSA officer killed at LAX.

HANOVER TWP., Pa. -

Workers at Lehigh Valley International Airport held a moment of silence Friday afternoon in honor of the TSA officer killed at LAX.

The moment of silence was held at 12:20 p.m., the same time Gerardo Hernandez was shot and killed by Paul Ciancia last week.

Passengers and TSA workers all across the country participated in the event.

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Hernandez was the first TSA officer killed in the line of duty. Two other TSA officers and a bystander were wounded during the shooting.