Developing News: Shots Fired at Fort Lauderdale Airport


FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (WCMH) – Nine people were shot and at least one person is dead after a shooting at the airport in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, NBC News reports.

Former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer tweeted Friday that he is at the airport and that shots were fired. He said that ‘everyone is running.’

Opinion: Updates from Fox News:

1:45  Ft Lauderdale airport mgr. says situation is resolved – 6 victims

1:47  Fox reports 3 dead, 6 injured – one suspect in custody

2:00 Death toll climbs to 5

2:25 Possible 2nd shooter people told to get down – more shots fired

2:38 Shooter’s name is Esteban Santiago and carrying a military ID, according to Senator Bill Nelson

3:28 Fort Lauderdale Sheriff, 13 shot – 5 dead, no second shooter

6:11 PM Esteban, a mentally trouble man and known to the FBI had walked into FBI office claiming he was being forced to fight for ISIS’

Eight families have injured loved ones, Five families lost loved ones today: 2 Corinthians 1;3-5 “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.  For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also abounds through Christ.”