Monday, May 17, 2021
Monday, May 17, 2021

‘Shots Fired’ near President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago, FBI agents responding to incident

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An SUV breached security at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, Friday, resulting in officers firing on the vehicle as it fled. FBI spokesman James Marshall told CNN they have agents responding to the scene.

The Florida Highway Patrol was in pursuit of a black SUV when it headed toward two security check points at Mar-a-Lago this afternoon, according to the sheriffs office. The vehicle has been located and two people are in custody.

The Palm Beach Sheriffs Office says two people are in custody following the incident at Mar-a-Lago.

“FHP was in pursuit of a black SUV. The black SUV was headed towards two security check points at Mar-A-Lago, in the Town of Palm Beach. The SUV breached both security check points heading towards the main entrance. Officials (still trying to determine) discharged their firearms at the vehicle. The vehicle fled while being pursued by FHP and PBSO helicopter. The vehicle has NOW been located and two individuals are currently in custody,” the Palm Beach Sheriffs Office said in a statement.

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Here’s what the scene looks like:

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'Shots Fired' near President Trump's Mar-a-Lago, FBI agents responding to incident (1)
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