Terrorism Not Ruled Out in Airport Shooting in Florida, Investigators Say !
Investigators haven’t ruled out terrorism as a potential motive behind the deadly shooting at a Fort Lauderdale airport Friday that left five dead and wounded six.
Law-enforcement officials and CNN is also reported that Findings from the FBI is consistent with Intent. Fort Lauderdale airport suspect 'came here specifically' to attack, FBI says.
Esteban Santiago went to baggage claim and picked up his one piece of checked luggage.
There were no other bags, just a case with a handgun inside.
Santiago allegedly took the 9 mm handgun out of its case and fired at other travelers Friday afternoon, killing five people at the Fort Lauderdale airport.
On Saturday, authorities revised the number of wounded to six after earlier saying eight.
A few months earlier he reportedly had a mental evaluation after a bizarre visit to an FBI office in Alaska. Friday's shooting sent the airport terminal into chaos, with people running for cover.
They started running again when rumors of more gunshots and a possible second shooter spread through the busy airport. Almost 40 others would get hurt in the rushed evacuation after the attack. Some suffered sprains and bruises; others had broken bones.