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Video: Man Tased At LAX Gate, Actor Verne Troyer Poses With His Hat

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A man was tased by Los Angeles airport police this morning at LAX in front of a crowd of passengers waiting for their flights. And because this is Los Angeles, a recognizable actor was there to pose at the scene for some Twitter gold.

Officials told NBC Los Angeles that the man breached security at Terminal 6 this morning. They're currently investigating his background and checking his bags.

NBC reporter Andrew Blankenstein sent out updates from officials that said the suspect allegedly pushed past security before officials chased him down and tased him:

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Here's a photo from the aftermath:

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Verne Troyer, aka Mini-Me, captured a video that looks like the original confrontation:

And he got his hat:

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