PARKLAND, Fla. - An active shooter situation on Wednesday has left at least 17 people dead, and more than a dozen others injured at a South Florida high school.
According to KSAT 12’s sister station WPLG in Miami, the shooting occurred just before 2 p.m. at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
And while authorities warned residents to avoid the area near the high school, students inside shared images and videos during and after the fatal shooting.
#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
AVOID AREA OF DOUGLAS HS for ACTIVE POLICE SCENE. Do not call 911 unless an emergency. Nothing further. — Coral Springs Police (@CoralSpringsPD) February 14, 2018
Scroll below to see what was being shared on social media.
((WARNING: IMAGES MAY BE DISTURBING))
Emergency responders evacuate students sheltering in place in an auditorium during shooting incident at high school in Parkland, Florida. https://t.co/BuEAqGjCN1 pic.twitter.com/gKjQbu23kM — ABC News (@ABC) February 14, 2018
Florida school shooting update:
- Shooter in custody
- Sheriff says at least 14 injured
- Superintendent says “numerous fatalities”
- Follow this Moment for live updates injected in your home timeline: https://t.co/usDIEk3PsN — Twitter Moments (@TwitterMoments) February 14, 2018
I find it so troubling that Facebook & Instagram delete the accounts of murderers.
We have a right to see their accounts and posts.#Parkland #Florida pic.twitter.com/smEfMdRa1c — #ThePersistence (@ScottPresler) February 14, 2018
Just spoke to Governor Rick Scott. We are working closely with law enforcement on the terrible Florida school shooting. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 14, 2018
.@ABC NEWS SPECIAL REPORT: At least 15 dead in Florida high school shooting; suspect in custody has now been identified. https://t.co/BuEAqG21or pic.twitter.com/H2H7MAdsLJ — ABC News (@ABC) February 14, 2018
Suspect lead into police station following deadly shooting at high school in Parkland, Florida; at least 15 people are dead, law enforcement officials tell @ABC News. https://t.co/1itMwE4Kku pic.twitter.com/h9rLtA26NY — ABC News (@ABC) February 14, 2018
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