Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo says his parents were flying through Ft. Lauderdale today when the airport was evacuated due to a lone gunman.

Rizzo tweeted the news, assuring fans his parents were not hurt.

“Praying for those families not getting the same news,” he wrote.

Click HERE to see Rizzo’s tweet.

According to reports, 5 people are dead and thirteen people were transported to the hospital.

Authorities say the gunman is in custody.

Get the latest on the deadly shooting right HERE.



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