TODAY   |  July 28, 2013

Authorities search for motive in Florida shootout

SWAT officers shot and killed a gunman Saturday after he killed six people, ending an hours-long standoff near Miami. Police have yet to uncover a motive for the killing. TODAY’s Jenna Wolfe reports.

Share This:

This content comes from Closed Captioning that was broadcast along with this program.

>>> the victims in the shooting range in ages from 17 to 79. they add that the man who killed them, their neighbor. the shooter has been identified as 42-year-old pedro vargas . officials say it all began when vargas set fire to his own apartment and later shot and killed six people including the building manager. vargas was later killed by s.w.a.t. team members. no word yet on a motive.