New Delhi: A lone gunman opened fire on Friday at the Fort Lauderdale, Florida international airport. In this firing 5 people killed and 8 people are injured.
The suspected shooter is in police custody. Injured people were brought to area hospital.
Police did not immediately identify a motive for the shooting. The suspect gunman was taken into custody immediately.
The man in custody was identified by several officials as Esteban Santiago.Santiago, 26, was carrying an Army ID, according to three federal law enforcement officials.
He was a passenger on a flight traveling with a checked gun in his baggage.
The officials said that Santiago had picked up his bag and took the gun into the bathroom to load it before returning to the baggage claim area to begin firing at people.