LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)  — A reporter with the Associated Press in Los Angeles tweeted that a threat was made to their newsroom Wednesday.

Amanda Lee Myers tweeted, “Call into our newsroom just now. ‘At some point we’re just gonna start shooting you f—ing a–holes.”

READ MORE: 'I'm Ready': Karen Bass Makes It Official -- She's Running For LA Mayor

The LAPD said they are aware of the threat and are “reporting it to the appropriate investigative entities.”

READ MORE: Vandenberg To Launch 2,000th Rocket Monday

Myers is the breaking news reporter for the Associated Press. She focuses on stories about police and the courts. Myers  did not say what subject matter prompted the death threat.

MORE NEWS: John Hinckley, Who Attempted To Assassinate President Reagan, Gets Unconditional Release

No details were given about the caller.