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Florida nightclub shooting: Two dead and 16 injured

Two people have been shot dead and at least 16 others hurt in a mass shooting at an event for teenagers at a nightclub in Florida.

The shooting is reported to have broken out at Club Blu Bar and Grill in Fort Myers, Florida, during a 'teen night' event in the early hours of this morning.

Early reports suggest one of the dead victims is a 14-year-old boy.

Children as young as 13 are believed to have been caught up in the horror after shooting broke out at around 1am local time (6am UK time).

Police said one person has been detained and another suspect is still on the run.

There are reportedly three different shooting scenes, but it is not known if they are linked.