Florida shooting: 3 dead, 3 hurt after shots fired near Homestead Air Base

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Three people have died and three others are injured after gunfire erupted early Monday at an apartment complex near Homestead Air Reserve Base in Florida, authorities said.

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According to WTVJ and WPLG, the incident occurred shortly before 2 a.m. local time near the intersection of 282nd Street and Southwest 126th Court. Police arrived to find three people dead – a woman, a 15-year-old and the suspected shooter, authorities said.

Emergency crews flew two children and one other victim to a nearby hospital, where one child, an 11-year-old, is being treated for critical injuries, WTVJ reported. Further information about the victims’ conditions was not immediately available.

Investigators believe that the suspected shooter died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to WTVJ.

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