A gunman ranting about Donald Trump and carrying a US flag walked into the president’s golf resort in South Florida on Friday and opened fire to try and “ambush” police before being nabbed, officials said.
Jonathan Oddi, 32, a fitness enthusiast who owns a small dog named Bobo, was hospitalized after being shot in the legs by police at the Trump National Doral Golf Club, the Miami Herald reported.
The South African native who recently became a US citizen removed the flag from the back of the complex before entering the lobby, where he draped it over a counter and shouted “anti-Trump rhetoric,” Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez said.
“We don’t know what his intentions were,” Perez said. “It was some type of ambush attack. He did succeed — and he did lose. We were immediately able to neutralize the threat.”
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