Deadly mass shooting during a video game tournament at the Jacksonville Landing

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He killed two and injured a nearly a dozen others before taking his own life, Sheriff Mike Williams announced.Nine victims were transported to area hospitals, seven with gunshot wounds. SWAT teams conducted a methodical search of the Landing and the immediate area but found no additional gunmen and evacuated the mall of all but law enforcement personnel by 4 p.m. Police barricaded a three-block radius around the mall and urged everyone to stay out of the area the rest of the day. Officers and Coast Guard boats patrolled the St. Johns River. Police also took up positions on a bridge overlooking the river. President Trump has been briefed on Sunday’s deadly shooting at a Madden 19 Tournament in Jacksonville, Florida.  White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said. He offered federal resources if needed.

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Florida Department of Law Enforcement personnel wee responding to the Madden tournament shooting. The sheriff’s office in Jacksonville, Florida, said there was a “mass shooting” at a downtown marketplace, at the GLHF Game Bar. The Jacksonville Landing is home to year-round entertainment, a wide variety of waterfront dining options and a an inside shopping mall.The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office’s spokesperson confirmed that one suspect is dead at the scene of the shooting.

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