Transcript for Multiple Fatalities in Shooting at Fort Lauderdale Airport; Suspect in Custody: Sheriff
This is an ABC news special report. Now report. To you could you. Good afternoon and we come back on the air now with additional reporting from Fort Lauderdale airport beacon ticketed aerial pictures right now the report this is the scene that we had shown you a short time ago after learning there was an active shooter. At the airport early this afternoon it's believed that shooter is now in custody. And a short time ago we heard from our local station there that the Broward County mayor believes this was a lone shooter situation just one shooter involved it's believed that person is in custody. The Broward county sheriff's department now reporting multiple dead. Multiple dead on the scene at Fort Lauderdale L airport we. Knew early on that there was what they called an ongoing incident in terminal two that's the baggage claim area. And we do have pictures coming into ABC news in the moments right afterward. Inside the baggage claim we can show you that it it would appear you can see people simply stunned. In the baggage claim area some appearing to have just left their luggage declined. As they pan around to see this from walking toward the camera. Are unsure really what to do. Obviously some of the video word out because of what they're dealing with the at the scene and now we have learned from the sheriff's department there multiple dead. The number we had a short time a goal of the number injured was nine. But that number could be updated because these are up fast moving developments.
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