Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo says his parents were flying through Ft. Lauderdale today when the airport was evacuated due to a lone gunman.
Rizzo tweeted the news, assuring fans his parents were not hurt.
“Praying for those families not getting the same news,” he wrote.
According to reports, 5 people are dead and thirteen people were transported to the hospital.
Authorities say the gunman is in custody.
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