Alleged Shooter In Custody In Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting In “Mass Causality Incident”
By WSVN // February 14, 2018
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BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA (WSVN) – The Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie has confirmed there have been numerous fatalities following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office confirmed that they have taken a suspect into custody in connection to the shooting that injured as many as 14 victims.
Deputies arrested the suspect in the Wyndham Lakes community in Coral Springs, just before 4 p.m.
Speaking with reporters just after 4:15 p.m., Runcie said, “I don’t know the number that’s been transported at this point, but there are numerous fatalities. It’s a horrific situation.”
Runcie also said the shooter may be a former student.
“Yes, it is potentially some former student,” Runcie said. “That individual, we believe, is in custody at the moment.”
#BSO is working a developing incident regarding a report of active shooter located at 5901 Pine Island Rd, Parkland. Here’s what we know so far: deputies are responding to reports of a shooting at Stoneman Douglas High. There are reports of victims. PIO will be on scene 3:15pm.
— Broward Sheriff (@browardsheriff) February 14, 2018