FLORIDA, 6th January, 2017 (WAM) — Five people were killed and eight others injured in a shooting at Fort Lauderdale airport in Florida on Friday, according to US media.

The Fort Lauderdale Police said one suspect is in custody. Police said the shooting occurred in Terminal 2 in the baggage claim area. People in the airport were ushered onto the tarmac.

Sky News Arabia sources said operations at the airport had returned to normal