MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police are investigating a shooting Saturday afternoon at the main Broward County Transit bus terminal in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
The shooting happened at 101 NW 1st Avenue at Broward Boulevard at around 2:30 p.m.READ MORE: 120 Opa-locka Residents Return Home After Gas Explosion At Apartment Complex
Here is what Fort Lauderdale Police spokeswoman DeAnna Greenlaw had to say about the shooting:
“At some point, there was some type of a disturbance between two individuals. During the same time, it was beginning to rain and people were running towards the terminal to get away from the rain. At the same time, a bus was pulling up during the disturbance and people were getting off the bus.”
“The suspect produced a firearm, then he turned the firearm to the person involved with the disturbance, and shot him multiple times.”READ MORE: Police Investigate Double Shooting In NW Miami-Dade
“While doing that, he shot two innocent bystanders and they were transported to Broward Health.”
She said the innocent bystanders are suffering from non-life-threatening wounds and should be released shortly.
The person who was shot multiple times is listed in critical condition.
Police said the shooter is still at large.MORE NEWS: CDC Issues New Covid-19 Guidance For The Holiday Season
Anyone with information is encouraged to call Fort Lauderdale Police at 954-828-5581 or 954-828-6093 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477).
— Fort Lauderdale Police (@ftlauderdalepd) October 17, 2020