Mass Shooting Terrible Shake the Florida High School, 17 Killed

FLORIDA – Terrible mass shootings rocked a high school in Florida, United States (US) Wednesday local time or Thursday (15/2/2018) WIB. At least 17 people were killed after a former student fired a shot.

Florida police say suspect Nicolas Cruz, 19, entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland today and fired on the students.

This attack will be one of the deadliest shooting tragedies in US history.

Broward Sheriff Broward, Scott Israel, said 12 people were killed inside the school, two people were killed outside the building and one person was shot dead in the street. Two other victims were killed after being taken to the hospital.

“I am sad to say that 17 people lost their lives,” Scott Israel said from Twitter @browardsheriff.

The exact number of people who have been shot has not been released by the police. But Florida police say the shooter was shooting at the school with the aim of killing many people.

The shooting made the students scared and ran into the streets. SWAT team members surrounded the high school building.

The Broward Sheriff’s Office confirmed that the suspect was now in custody.

Speaking from the scene, the Israeli Sheriff described today as a major disaster.

“This is a fluid scene and we have several SWAT teams cleaning the building to make sure there are no other shooters,” he said.

Sheriff has not revealed the motive of this mass shooting. “I do not know why he left, I do not know when he went (to school),” Israel said.

He said the police are currently dissecting a suspect social media account has found some disturbing material.

The police officer also said that the gunman had obtained AR-15 magazine and assault rifle. Actors in action with AR-15 assault rifle.

According to the weapons control group Everytown for Gun Safety, this is the 18th shooting at US schools this year.

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binkley

I was not aware that so many shootings had occured. I'm curious to find out some more data about all of the school shootings to see if there are any coorelations. Are they all public schools? Sizes of schools? School Structures? Predominantly Male Shooters? Etc. It would be interesting to do this research.

10 months ago
nabila48

The identities of the victims have not yet been made public as not all of the families have been notified, according to Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel. Fifteen died on the scene, while two succumbed to injuries after being transported to a hospital.


While not all the victims have been named, some of the people who lost their lives or were seriously wounded have been identified.


Football coach Aaron Feis was left seriously injured after being shot, reportedly

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10 months ago
outwalking

Yes, my prayers for all of the victims.

10 months ago