“At Least 14 Victims” In Florida High School Shooting; Gunman In Custody – Update

Deadline | 2/14/2018 | Lisa de Moraes
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Updated with additional details: Robert Runcie, Superintendent Broward County Public Schools, is holding a presser to inform there have been “numerous fatalities” in the school shooting that began around 2:30 PM ET – 11:30 PM PT.

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Broward - Sheriff - Office - Victims

Broward Sheriff’s office tweeted at least 14 victims, meaning dead and injured:

About one hour after the shooting broke out, the sheriff’s office tweeted the gunman was in custody but scene remains active:

White - House - Press - Briefing

White House canceled its press briefing:

From Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders:

President - Governor - Scott - Florida - Assistance

The President has spoken with Governor Scott of Florida and offered federal assistance if needed. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen also spoke with Governor Scott as well as state and local officials. She has briefed the President on those conversations. The Governor, the Secretary, and other Administration officials will continue to keep the President updated.

In light of this tragedy there will not be a regularly scheduled briefing as previously announced. We will inform you as more information is available.

Victims - Friends - Family - Thoughts - Prayers

We continue to keep the victims, and their friends and family, in our thoughts and prayers.

President Trump tweeted:

Prayers - Condolences - Families - Victims - Florida

My prayers and condolences to the families of the victims of the terrible Florida shooting. No child, teacher or anyone else should ever feel unsafe in an American school.

Just spoke to Governor Rick Scott. We are working closely with law enforcement on the terrible Florida school shooting.

TV - News - Outlets - Coverage - Shooter

TV news outlets abruptly dropped Washington-centric coverage when a shooter attacked students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday afternoon....
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