Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

People stand on the tarmac at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after a gunman opened fire inside Terminal 2 on Friday, January 6.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

People take cover outside the airport in the chaos following the shooting.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Law enforcement personnel arrive in an armored car outside the airport.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Law enforcement personnel stand outside a garage area at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Police assist people seeking cover outside Terminal 2 at the Fort Lauderdale airport.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

People react after the shooting at the Fort Lauderdale airport. The first call about the incident came in at 12:55 p.m. ET, authorities said.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Officials said it’s too early in the investigation to know for certain what prompted a man to open fire on people at the baggage claim area in Terminal 2.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Law enforcement officers arrive at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

A shooting victim is taken into Broward Health trauma center in Fort Lauderdale. Eight people were being treated there after they were injured at the airport, officials said.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Police officers stand on the perimeter road at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

A ground stop was issued for the Fort Lauderdale airport after the shooting. Most flights scheduled to land will be delayed or diverted, and no flights will depart for the time being, the FAA said.

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