[INCIDENT] Fatal Shooting at Fort Lauderdale Int’l Airport

5 people are dead and 13 others are injured in an attack at Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood Int’l Airport in Florida, USA. A lone gunman, who has now been taken into custody, carried out the attack in the baggage collection area of Terminal 2

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©The Sun

In aerial footage, passengers are seen to be evacuating Terminal 2 and standing outside on the tarmac. Former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer — who was at the airport at the time — tweeted about the shooting.

The FBI is aware of the situation and is in contact with local authorities, but no further information was available at the time.

The Broward County Sheriff confirmed the shooting at the airport, saying multiple people are dead and one subject is in custody.

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The location of the attack ©Google Maps, NBC

This event is currently unfolding, we will continue to update you on this event.

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