Gunman kills patient and worker in Florida hospital shooting

Gunman kills patient and worker in Florida hospital shooting

A gunman entered a Florida hospital and shot and killed a patient and an employee before being arrested.

Local media said the shootings happened at about 2am on Sunday at the Parrish Medical Centre in Titusville, which is near the Kennedy Space Centre.

Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey said the shooting appears to be random and that two unarmed security guards captured the suspect.

Neither the names of the suspect and victims nor a motive have been released.


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