Multiple people have been killed in a mass shooting in the baggage claim area of Terminal 2 at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida on Friday afternoon, the Broward Sheriff’s office confirmed on Twitter.
A number of people have been transported to the hospital from the aiport, the Sheriff’s office said. The suspected shooter has been taken into custody. Police do not believe there was more than one shooter.
Several media outlets have reported, citing federal officials, that at least five people were killed and at least nine wounded in the attack, but Fort Lauderdale police have not yet confirmed the number of casualties. NBC has reported that four people were killed in the attack.
The airport tweeted that all services at the airport have temporarily been suspended.
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