Broward Co. deputy suspended after leaked video of Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Posted at 6:23 PM, Jan 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-11 05:31:07-05

The Broward County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday the suspension of one of its deputies over a leaked video showing the airport mass shooting.

TMZ obtained airport security video of the moment accused gunman Esteban Santiago began opening fire at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport.

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It was later revealed that a law enforcement officer leaked the video to the celebrity gossip website. The deputy is identified as Michael Dingman, who is assigned to the airport. Dingman is suspended with pay pending the investigation.

Broward Sheriff Scott Israel said the department is "making progress and aggressively pursuing the case".

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