According to CBS-affiliate WINK News, law enforcement officials from the Fort Myers Police Department in Fort Myers, Florida have confirmed that two are dead and 14 are injured, some critically, after a shooting at nightclub Club Blu early Monday morning.
The shooting is reported to have started at approximately 12:30am at two active scenes, one in the parking lot outside Club Blu and another at a house nearby. The club had hosted a “teen night” Sunday evening and it is reported that the ages of victims range from 12 to 27 years old.
Witnesses at the scene reported a “mad house” as club-goers ran for cover, with one person saying that she heard approximately 30 shots from multiple guns.
WINK News also reports that two suspects and one person of interest are now in custody. Fort Myers Police Captain Jim Mulligan confirmed this report via Twitter with the following statement:
And has now issued the following press release:
Club Blu has also issued a statement about the shooting, saying on Facebook: