Homicide

Authorities: 2 killed, 17 shot at Florida nightclub

  • People embrace after a fatal shooting at Club Blu in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday, July 25, 2016. (Kinfay Moroti/The News-Press via AP)

    People embrace after a fatal shooting at Club Blu in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday, July 25, 2016. (Kinfay Moroti/The News-Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • People gather after a fatal shooting at Club Blu in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday, July 25, 2016. (Kinfay Moroti/The News-Press via AP)

    People gather after a fatal shooting at Club Blu in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday, July 25, 2016. (Kinfay Moroti/The News-Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • A police vehicle blocks off the area near Club Blu after a fatal shooting in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Joshua Replogle)

    A police vehicle blocks off the area near Club Blu after a fatal shooting in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Joshua Replogle)  (The Associated Press)

Authorities say two people have been killed and more than a dozen shot at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida.

Capt. Jim Mulligan of the Fort Myers Police Department told WINK-TV as many as 17 people have been shot in the early Monday shooting at Club Blu.

Authorities are searching for suspects.

No other details were immediately available.