Several killed in shooting incident in US airport
Several people are reported killed in a shooting incident in Fort Lauderdale in the United States, writes American media. Miami. At least five people have died in a shooting incident in the International Airport Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood,
located in the state of Florida just north of the city of Miami. It informs the local police. (We, ed.) Confirms several people have died and a number of people have been transported to the hospital, writes the local police on his profile on the social media Twitter.
The police said also that eight are injured, which is taken to the hospital for treatment. The police also report a suspected offender is arrested. It is their view that he acted alone. So says the mayor of Broward County, Babara Sharief, to CNN. He was a lone perpetrator, and we have no evidence at present to suggest that he acted along with some others. He is arrested and we are currently investigating the incident, she told CNN. The shooting happened at the luggage pickup at the airport’s Terminal 2, writes the airport on his Twitter profile.
The terminal was shortly after evacuated, and television images showed large groups of people who had been sent out of the airport. The pictures show the chaotic scenes at the airport, where passengers spilled on the runways. Meanwhile, police in the airport’s Terminal 1 pulled their weapons while people run from the terminal. It is still unclear under what circumstances the shooting happened. The police have nothing enlightened about the offender or his motive.
The next US president, Donald Trump, writing on Twitter that he is monitoring the situation and has spoken with the state governor. The White House has announced that President Obama has also been informed about the situation. The airport is a major international airport, which is used by around 73,000 on average each day. The airline Norwegian flies among other direct routes from Copenhagen to the airport, located in the southern part of Florida.