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UPDATED: Fatalities, injuries in mass shooting at Florida high school, shooter in custody

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports

An active shooter was reported at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL, located in Broward County. Police responded to the scene along with medical emergency teams that treated many injuries.

The shooting supposedly began five minutes before the bell rang. The shooter was unidentified and still at large when police responded to the scene.

Multiple people were wounded by the shooter. The Broward Sheriff’s Office said that 17 are dead. Reports say that two teachers died protecting students.

President Donald Trump has made a statement on his Twitter account regarding the incident:

The shooter was taken into custody by Broward County Sheriff’s Office.

The shooter has been identified as Nikolas Cruz, 19. The Broward County Sheriff’s Office says that he is not a student at the school.

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