Florida school shooting suspect in custody, superintendent says, A shooter opened fire at a Southern Florida secondary school today, leaving “various” individuals dead and sending understudies running for their lives, Broward Superintendent Robert Runcie told a neighborhood ABC subsidiary.
Florida school shooting suspect in custody, superintendent says
No less than 14 casualties are being taken to healing centers from the episode at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, the Broward Sheriff’s Office stated, however their conditions were not instantly clear.
The suspect is in authority however the scene is as yet dynamic, the sheriff’s office said.
Understudy Michael Katz revealed to ABC News that by the day’s end he “heard what seemed like a dump truck like slamming.”
“At that point likewise I hear, ‘Blast, blast, blast.’ I hear shouting all over the place,” he said. “I just got underneath my instructor’s work area.”
“We had police attack the school, and we were taken out,” Katz said. “Luckily, my dad was there to lift me up.”
Understudies with bookbags were seen dashing out of the working as specialists with weapons drawn swarmed the school. Different understudies were seen arranged one by one, leaving the region in a systematic manner. A few understudies were crazy, announced WPLG.
Green bean understudy Samuel Dykes told the Orlando Sentinel that he was on the third floor of the school when he heard shots.
Officers advised understudies to look forward as they cleared, however Dykes told the daily paper that he saw a few bodies in a classroom.
One mother shaking with stress revealed to ABC member WPLG her little girl said she was OK, crouched in a bolted classroom.
“She’s scared,” the mother said. “She said she heard the shot.”
“I’m happy that she’s ready to content,” she included.
Another mother told the associate that her girl “continues instructing me to remain away. ‘Be protected, Mom, remain away.'”
“I won’t remain away,” she stated, revealing to her little girl, “I’m your mom.”
The school locale said in an announcement that near “rejection, understudies and staff heard what seemed like gunfire. The school promptly went on lockdown yet is currently rejecting understudies. We are accepting reports of conceivable numerous wounds. Law requirement is nearby.”
There are more than 3,000 understudies at the school, as indicated by its site.
President Donald Trump tweeted, “My petitions and sympathies to the groups of the casualties of the loathsome Florida shooting. No tyke, instructor or any other person ought to ever feel perilous in an American school.”