Multiple people were killed in a shooting Friday at the Fort Lauderdale airport, the Broward County Sheriff's Office said on Twitter.
The gunman is in custody and was a lone shooter, Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief told CNN on Friday.
"We have no evidence at this time that he was acting with anyone else. He is currently in custody and we're investigating," Sharief said. Investigators are looking into the suspect's motive, she said.
Former Republican Illinois Congressman Joe Walsh tweeted that he would be "grabbing his musket" if Hillary Clinton defeats Donald Trump in the election. He later made the dubious claim that he wasn't calling for armed insurrection against the U.S., but instead was referring only to civil disobedience. Trump's constant claims of a rigged election as he trails bigly in most polls have increased this kind of rhetoric. Walsh, a Tea Party candidate, served only one term in Congress, where he once called on President Barack Obama to secure the border with "moats and alligators." read more