UPDATE: At last report 17 people have been killed and 15 others have been hospitalized some in serious condition. The shooter is identified as 19 year old Nikolas Cruz who was expelled from the school last year.
An active shooter is in custody today after he entered into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School armed and firing. It’s reported that he walked room to room throughout the school randomly shooting at closed doors and inside of classrooms. There are reports of injuries and numerous deaths. The Broward County Sheriff’s Department confirmed on twitter that there are at least 14 victims have been taken to a local hospital.
Parkland is a city of more than 20,000 people outside Boca Raton in Broward County, Florida. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School had an enrollment of about 3,100 students in the 2015-16 year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
No motive has been determine and will keep updating this story as more details are provided.