A man was shot by Miami-Dade County police at Miami International Airport late Thursday, CBS4 reported.
Airport officials said at least one shot was fired in Terminal J but that the “situation is under control.” It is unclear why the person was shot.
According to Twitter user @ShawnWoodford, Concourse J was evacuated and police were seen surrounding an airplane at Gate J7 on the tarmac. Passengers were moved to Concourse H.
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For some people on social media, the shooting has created commotion at a place that already has been pretty hectic because of Hurricane Irma. As of Friday afternoon, almost 100 flights had been canceled in anticipation of the monster storm.