This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. — Five people were shot dead and eight wounded in a baggage claim area at Fort Lauderdale’s airport, and law enforcement sources tell CNN the suspect, identified as Esteban Santiago, had brought the firearm in his checked luggage. Authorities said it was too early to understand why the suspect, who was taken into custody without incident, opened fire at the Florida airport.
Read More: Can you check firearms on a plane flight?• Law enforcement sources told CNN that the suspect had declared the firearm. When he arrived at Fort Lauderdale, the suspect retrieved a bag at baggage claim, took out the gun and started firing, the sources said. One source said he went to the bathroom to get the gun out of his luggage and emerged firing.