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At Least 17 dead In Florida High School Shooting

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NEWS:  At least 17 people were killed on Wednesday (Feb 14) in a shooting rampage at a Florida high school apparently carried out by a former student, Broward county's sheriff said in a press conference.

The suspect was identified as 19-year-old former student Nikolas Cruz, the sheriff added.
ABC News, citing two unnamed law enforcement officers at the scene, had earlier put the death toll at 15, while CNN, also citing unnamed law enforcement sources, said 16 people had been killed.
Earlier reports suggested that between 20 and 50 people had been hurt.
A gunman has opened fire at a high school near Miami in South Florida, killing an unknown number of people and injuring at least 14 others, local and federal officials say. A suspect was taken into custody after fleeing the scene. 

BNO News reported, the incident began just after 2:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday when officers were called to reports of shots being fired at the high school, which is located near Pompano Beach, about 34 miles (55 …