The Newest on a capturing at a Florida highschool (all occasions native):
three:fifty five p.m.
The capturing at a South Florida highschool despatched college students dashing into the streets as SWAT workforce members swarmed in and locked down the constructing. Police have been warning that the shooter was nonetheless at giant whilst ambulances converged on the scene and emergency staff seemed to be treating these probably wounded.
Aerial tv information footage confirmed police in olive fatigues, with weapons drawn, getting into the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty in Parkland. Then dozens of scholars might be seen frantically operating and others shortly strolling out. A police officer waved the scholars on, urging them to shortly evacuate the varsity.
Some college students exited the constructing in single-file rows with palms raised overhead to point out they carried no weapons. Others held onto different college students as they made their approach out previous helmeted police in camouflage with weapons drawn.
Emergency medical personnel pulled stretchers from the backs of ambulances as police automobiles surrounded the parking zone. At the least one individual was seen being wheeled to the ambulance on a gurney. It wasn’t instantly clear how many individuals have been wounded.