Monday, 25 July 2016

Latest Florida shooter kills 2, injures 16 in Club Blu

Statement by Club Blu

Two people have been killed and up to 16 injured in a shooting at a nightclub in the city of Fort Myers according to Florida Police.

The attack happened at around 00:30 (04:30 GMT) on Monday at Club Blu, which was reportedly hosting a party for teenagers. Three people have been reportedly arrested.

The victims of the attack were between 12 and 27 years old.

According to local broadcasters, one of victims killed was 18-year-old Ste'fan Strawder, a talented local high school basketball player.

The other was a 14-year-old named Shawn Achilles.

Statement from Fort Myers Police Dept
Police told local media there was no clear link between the shootings and terrorism.