This is a developing news story…
At least two people have been killed and 16 injured in an attack on a Florida nightclub.
According to local news reports the mass shooting occurred in the early hours of this morning during a “teen event” at Club Blu in Fort Myers.
The Telegraph has reported that many of the injured are young people.
Reports suggest clubgoers as young as 13-years-old were attending the event.
One person has been detained by police in connection with the attack.
The victims have yet to be identified.
The news comes less than two months after a single gunman killed 49 people and wounded 53 at Pulse nightclub in Orlando.
BREAKING: Police say at least 2 dead and up to 16 wounded in shooting at South Florida nightclub
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