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Ft. Lauderdale Airport Shooting

Update: The shooter at the Fort Lauderdale airport has been identified. Broward Commisioner Chip LaMarca reports that Esteban Santiago opened fire in baggage claim.
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Five people are dead and eight are injured after a shooting at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Florida airport. According to CNBC 9 people were shot by a single gunman who opened fire at baggage claim.

CNBC reports:

The shooter is in custody, and the motive is unknown at this time, law enforcement officials said. The airport tweeted that the incident took place at the Terminal 2 baggage claim area.

Hundreds of passengers and airport workers could be seen gathering and evacuating via the tarmac.

Former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer — who was at the airport at the time — tweeted about the shooting.

This story is still developing…

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